Incident at Shilo, Manitoba


1997-05-15: The pilot of C-GPVN, a PA31, was on a VFR Flight Plan Saskatoon direct, Brandon direct, Fort Frances and was observed by the Shilo range patrol to over fly the Shilo restricted area during live firing exercises (artillery and tank fire). Personnel at Shilo stated they estimated the altitude of the aircraft at below 1000 metres and they were able to read the registration clearly. Brandon FSS was able to contact the aircraft who reported on the Brandon 130 degree radial at 30 DME. The pilot indicated he had not overflown the restricted area and had been 3 or 4 miles from the restricted area.


CADORS Number 1997C0262
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-05-13 - 21:56
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Shilo, Manitoba
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Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GPVN | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
Model  Silhouette image of PA31
Year Built 1974
Engine Type Reciprocating
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Private No
Amateur Built No
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Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Alleged Canadian Aviation Regulations (CARs) infraction

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