Incident at Edmonton, AB (Conflict - loss of separation)


1997-10-02: CDR 1130 took off on Runway 02 for Grande Prairie at 1406Z and was assigned a heading of 260 degrees for traffic by the Departure controller. C-FAFT departed right behind CDR 1130 for Fort St. John, and was assigned a heading of 340 degrees. The different heading assignments resulted in a loss of IFR separation for the two a/c. A trainee controller had issued the instructions, and the mistake has been discussed with a supervisor.


CADORS Number 1997C0680
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-10-01 - 14:08
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Fatalities 0
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Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Edmonton, AB
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Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Airprox/TCAS alert/loss of separation/(near) midair collisions
Events Conflict - loss of separation

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