Incident at Near Halifax Intl


1999-02-18: ARN877 DH8 inbound to Halifax descending to 3000 feet. SCHOONER15 10,000 feet entered Halifax TCU class D airspace 35 miles south of Halifax proceeding to Greenwood. Flight paths of the two aircraft crossed approximately 30 miles Northwest of Halifax. SCHOONER15 did not establish contact with Halifax TCU. The controller detected the conflict and passed traffic to ARN877. ARN877 reported receiving a TCAS resolution and levelled off at 11,000 feet. Recorded radar information indicates that ARN877 passed in front of SCHOONER15 with less than the required separation. Nil TSB.


CADORS Number 1999A0102
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-02-17 - 19:47
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Near Halifax Intl
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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 DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC 8
Year Built
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Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
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CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Descent
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Conflict - loss of separation

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