Incident at 10 NM W of Empress VOR, AB


1999-02-22: Other aircraft: British Aerospace BAE146, Air BC, ABL946 CDR 1316, an F28, was enroute from Calgary to Regina at FL 250 and ABL 946, a westbound BAe 146 was enroute at FL 260 when the two a/c passed each other about 10 miles west of the Empress VOR. Traffic had been passed to the crews when they were still 10 miles apart, however moments later the crew of CDR 1316 advised that they had received a TCAS alert and were descending. They descended 400 feet before climbing back to FL 250 after passing ABL 946. OPI - System Safety


CADORS Number 1999C0124
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-02-21 - 01:30
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, 10 NM W of Empress VOR, AB
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 Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of FOKKER
Model F28
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number CDR1316
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events TCAS alert

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