Incident at 45 NM E of Coral Harbor, NT

Summary

1999-05-07: C-GUCX, a Bell 206, was on a VFR flight from Cape Dorset to Coral Harbor with 2 people on board and was reported as missing to RCC Trenton when it became overdue. It was later reported that the pilot had run into some bad weather and set down to wait it out. The pilot contacted an overflying a/c to inform about his situation. The pilot was able to resume the flight and reached Coral Harbor safely about 1800 hours local time. OPI - System Safety

Details


CADORS Number 1999C0338
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-05-06 - 20:40
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nunavut, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, 45 NM E of Coral Harbor, NT
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TSB Class of Investigation
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Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Unknown or undetermined
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Helicopter
 Silhouette image of Helicopter
Canadian Registration GUCX | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner 2822636 CANADA INC.(CONTINENTAL HELICOPTERS)
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BELL
BELL
Model 206B
Year Built 1975
Engine Type Turbo shaft
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
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Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Missing aircraft

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