Incident at Bellingham VOR, Washington

Summary

1997-10-21: The aircraft was climbing enroute from Victoria to Toronto and was passing 9200' ASL over the Bellingham VOR. At the same time, an Air BC DHC-8 (ABL546) from Seattle was descending near Bellingham into Vancouver. Both aircraft were in Canadian controlled airspace. Vancouver ACC was monitoring, and had passed traffic to aircraft , but lateral spacing was unintentionally reduced to 2.8 miles in an area where 3 miles was required. Both aircraft were in VMC and saw each other.

Details


CADORS Number 1996P0219
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-06-09 - 20:31
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location the United States of America, North America, National Capital Region (NCR), Bellingham VOR, Washington
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Reported By
Categories Airprox/TCAS alert/loss of separation/(near) midair collisions
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner
Operator CANADIAN AIRLINES INTERNATIONAL LTD./ LIGNES AERIENNES CANADIEN INTERNATIONAL LTEE (132)
Make  Silhouette image of AIRBUS
AIRBUS
Model  Silhouette image of A320 211
A320 211
Year Built
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Private No
Amateur Built No
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Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Conflict - loss of separation

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