Incident at HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ) (ATS operating irregularity)


1997-04-16: ARN 814, a Dash 8 was cleared to depart runway 33 at Halifax for an IFR flight to Sydney NS with instructions to make a right turn out and climb on course. Israel Air Force 003, a Boeing 707 was enroute from Madrid to McGuire Air Force Base with a planned missed approach at Halifax. The 707 was being vectored for an approach to runway 33 with instructions to carry out a missed approach and make a left turn out and was one mile final when ARN 814 started its take-off roll. The separation between the two aircraft never decreased to less than one mile, however the IFR separation standard was not assured. Halifax tower is investigating.


CADORS Number 1997A0173
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-04-15 - 14:08
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID CYHZ
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Halifax Airport
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories ATM/CNS
Events ATS operating irregularity

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