Incident at DEER LAKE NL (CYDF) (ATM - NAVAIDS/radar)


1997-11-10: ARN530, Dash 8, missed the approach to RWY 07 due to what the pilot initally described as erroneous readings from the NDB. He later said that this was due to the uncertianty of the DME readings during the approach. All airport monitoring equippment was indicating that the facilities were servicable. Another Dash 8 had carried out the same approach 20 min. earlier and reported accurate readings from both the NDB and DME. TSB no involvement.


CADORS Number 1997A0522
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-11-10 - 00:47
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID CYDF
Aerodrome Name DEER LAKE NL (CYDF)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Deer Lake Airport, NF.
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories ATM/CNS
Events ATM - NAVAIDS/radar

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