Incident at IQALUIT NU (CYFB) (ATS operating irregularity)


1997-03-11: The crew of FAB873 was inbound from the north on the 014 radial of Iqaluit descending to 6000 feet. The controller issued a departure clearance for runway 36 to N225SF wtih a restriction to climb from 5000 feet to FL280 established on the 274 radial of Iqaluit and to cross 20 DME at 5000 or lower. These restrictions were not respected by the pilot and the aircraft climbed higher than 5000 feet in the left turn to reach the 274 radial. Preliminary investigation is on going.


CADORS Number 1997C0146
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-03-11 - 22:06
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYFB
Aerodrome Name IQALUIT NU (CYFB)
Geographic Location Nunavut, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Iqaluit, NWT
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories ATM/CNS
Events ATS operating irregularity

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