Incident at Halifax


1997-07-11: On departure from RWY06 at Halifax the Air Atlantic flight deviated from the runway heading required by the SID. This departure from heading was the result of a TCAS alert caused by a VFR aircraft in the circuit for RWY24 which had turned base leg prematurely. No risk of collision existed. TSB no involvement.


CADORS Number 1997A0045
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-02-03 - 20:45
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Halifax
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Airprox/TCAS alert/loss of separation/(near) midair collisions

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator AIR ATLANTIC Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC 8 102
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ATL408
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events TCAS alert

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