Incident at 10 nm East of Key Lake, SK


1997-06-18: C-FQVE had departed from Key Lake on a scheduled flight with 47 people on board to Prince Albert. As the a/c was climbing through 10,000 feet, the crew saw an opposite direction DHC-6 Twin Otter, C-FMPC, which was VFR from La Ronge to Stony Rapids at 10,500 feet. The crew of C-FQVE, which had just received an IFR clearance, maneuvered the a/c to increase separation from C-FMPC. Weather conditions were scattered to broken cloud, with a clear area where the incident took place.


CADORS Number 1997C0361
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 1997-06-10 - 17:30
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, 10 nm East of Key Lake, SK
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TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
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 FQVE | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of HAWKER SIDDELEY
Model HS 748 2B
Year Built 1984
Engine Type Turbo prop
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Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number WEW 750
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Conflict - potential

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