Incident at Tampa, Florida (U.S.A.)

Summary

1997-07-28: The A320 was descending from 10,000 feet for a landing approach to Tampa. The crew were informed of departing traffic at their 12:00 position at 5,000 feet. As the A320 approached 6,000 feet, the crews of both aircraft had each other in sight and flashed landing lights in recognition. When the A320 was level at 6,000 feet, the crew received a TCAS resolution advisory to reduce the descent. As the aircraft was in level flight, the crew did not deviate and the aircraft crossed paths with an estimated 1,000 feet vertical spacing. Ops. impact -- unknown. 114 S.O.B. - 7 crew. From a TSB Initial Notification (A97F0011).

Details


CADORS Number 1997O0092
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 1997-01-31 - 05:00
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location the United States of America, North America, National Capital Region (NCR), Tampa, Florida (U.S.A.)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories Airprox/TCAS alert/loss of separation/(near) midair collisions
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GVXE | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner
Operator CANADA 3000 AIRLINES LIMITED/ LIGNES AERIENNES CANADA 3000 LIMITEE (5687) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of AIRBUS
AIRBUS
Model  Silhouette image of A320
A320
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
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 TCAS alert

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