Incident at Calgary, Alberta


1997-03-24: While eight miles final on the ILS approach for runway 28 at Calgary, the pilot received a TCAS RA to climb. The pilot executed an aggressive go-around with the RA commanding a 6000 FPM climb. During the go around the crew sighted a small aircraft, estimating separation at 500 feet. ATC was advised. The weather was VFR.


CADORS Number 1997C0170
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 1997-03-16 - 21:00
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Calgary, Alberta
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Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories Airprox/TCAS alert/loss of separation/(near) midair collisions

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FWJT | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of CANADAIR
Model CL600 2B19(RJ)
Year Built 1995
Engine Type Turbo fan
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Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
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Phase of Flight Approach
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events TCAS alert

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