Incident at OTTAWA / MACDONALD-CARTIER INTL ON (CYOW)

Summary

1997-03-04: Aircraft inbound from Gatineau was given Special VFR clearance into the zone. The pilot became lost and had difficulty accepting navigation suggestions. The airport controller decided that it was an emergency situation and gave specific guidance to runway 07. C-GSGX landed at 1507Z. Visibility at the time was 1.25 miles. Ops. Impact -- one IFR arrival was delayed approximately five minutes.

Details


CADORS Number 1997O0117
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-03-04 - 15:00
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYOW
Aerodrome Name OTTAWA / MACDONALD-CARTIER INTL ON (CYOW)
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, Ottawa (MCIA), Ontario
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories ATM/CNS
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GSGX | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner SANDER GEOPHYSICS LIMITED
Operator Commercial
Make BRITTEN NORMAN
Model BN2B 21
Year Built 1979
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Navigation assistance

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