Incident at Buffalo, New York, USA - 30-50 miles E

Summary

1997-03-11: During cruise at FL250, the crew received a TCAS RA to descend. Simultaneous with the RA, the crew was cleared by ATC to descend to FL200. The advisory was triggered by another aircraft in descent on an eastbound heading. The flight continued to Toronto without further incident. Ops. Impact -- unknown. From a TSB I.N.

Details


CADORS Number 1997O0128
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 1997-02-21 - 02:00
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location the United States of America, North America, National Capital Region (NCR), Buffalo, New York, USA - 30-50 miles E
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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
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GVPW | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner CANADIAN AIRLINES INTERNATIONAL LTD
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
BOEING
Model 737 275
Year Built 1982
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
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Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events TCAS alert

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