Incident at Port Hawkesbury N.S.


1997-09-18: N3256M, PA12, enroute Halifax to Sydney lost compass. Moncton ACC observed aircraft circling and offered assistance. TUSKER18 C130 also offered assistance and led lost aircrft to Sydney. Landed safely 1825z. Nil TSB involvement.


CADORS Number 1997A0455
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-09-18 - 16:46
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Port Hawkesbury N.S.
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TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories ATM/CNS

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration the United States of America
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner N/A
Operator Private
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
Model PA12
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
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Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Descent
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Navigation assistance

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