Incident at Fort McMurray, AB (ATS operating irregularity)


1999-09-15: NTM 440, a PA-31, and ABL 831, a DHC-8, were on vectors for arrival at Fort McMurray. After passing overhead NTM 440 with altitude separation, the crew of ABL 831 was apparently cleared to a lower altitude prior to the required radar separation being established. Separation required in this area is five miles radar or 1,000 feet vertical. OPI - ANS and Airspace UPDATE ANS reported that a Fact-Finding Board will be convened.


CADORS Number 1999C0752
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-09-01 - 14:09
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Fort McMurray, AB
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Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories ATM/CNS
Events ATS operating irregularity

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