Incident at THOMPSON MB (CYTH)


1997-05-23: C-GATQ was VFR from The Pas to Thompson and at 0243Z the pilot reported through an overflying a/c that he was in cloud and unable to remain VFR. Gonzo 3, a Canadian Forces Dash 8 a/c, was on a training flight 120 miles south of Thompson and provided assistance to C-GATQ with advice on headings and altitude. C-GATQ was in cloud for 1 hour and 10 minutes, and during that time there were icing conditions and the a/c's airspeed indicator quit. The a/c landed safely at Thompson at 0458Z.


CADORS Number 1997C0287
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-05-23 - 03:50
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYTH
Aerodrome Name THOMPSON MB (CYTH)
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, 80 miles SW of Thompson, MB
TSB Occurrence Number
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 Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner Private
Operator Private
Model AA 1B
Year Built 1973
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model O-235-C2C
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Navigation assistance

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