Incident at Kamloops


1996-04-12: At 0127Z, ABL692 departed runway 08, IFR to Cranbrook. Passing over the Kamloops beacon at 5500' ASL, the pilot of the DHC-8 reported passing three hang gliders. FSS visually determined that there were three gliders operating in the vicinity of Mt. Paul (approx 6 SM ENE of airport). Kamloops FSS had not been contacted by the hang gliders.


CADORS Number 1996P0144
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-04-12 - 01:27
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Geographic Location British Columbia, Canada, North America, Pacific Region, Kamloops
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Categories ATM/CNS

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
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Occurrence Type Incident
Operator AIR BC LIMITED (1663)
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC 8 102
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Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ABL692
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CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Controlled airspace - unauthorized entry

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