Incident at Edmonton, AB


1997-09-08: CDR 1197 was in the climb after taking off from Runway 02 at 2338Z. As CDR 1197 was being vectored in a right hand turn, the crew reported a near miss with an unidentified ultralight a/c at about 5500 feet ASL. CDR 1197 did not take evasive action and the ultralight passed about 300 feet below and 1/2 mile to the right. The ultralight did not have a transponder and did not communicate with ATC.


CADORS Number 1997C0580
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-08-22 - 23:40
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Edmonton, AB
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Airprox/TCAS alert/loss of separation/(near) midair collisions

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of FOKKER
Model F28 MK1000
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number CDR 1197
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Conflict - near collision (VFR or IFR)

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