Incident at Halifax


1999-03-25: ICN2231 ATR42 departing Halifax for Moncton was expected to pass pass south of ICN2276 ATR42 enroute from Saint John to Halifax. As aircraft approached it was recognized that this would not work and the track caused them to pass closer than anticipated. ICN2276 received a TCAS altitude alert and the aircrafts passed within 100 vertical and 2.1 miles in lateral in an area where 3 miles /1000 feet was required. Update: TSB file #A99A0040 TSB case closed


CADORS Number 1999A0153
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-03-24 - 12:20
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Halifax
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
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 INTER-CANADIEN (1991) INC./ INTER-CANADIAN (1991) INC. (5078) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of AEROSPATIALE
Model ATR 42 300
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events TCAS alert

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