Incident at ST. JOHN'S INTL NL (CYYT)


2001-01-31: LAL8304 B190 enroute Stephenville to St. John´s was cleared to 2100 feet on his downwind leg for a right hand approach to runway 29. At position 7 nautical miles north of the field, the pilot reported ¿Terrain Warning Alert¿ and climbed from 2400 feet to 3400 feet without ATC clearance. Pilot advised ATC immediately. No traffic in his area. Minimum vectoring altitude is 2100 feet for his position. ATC confirmed that his altimeter was set at 2961 and confirmed correct by the aircraft. Aircraft continued his approach and landed safely.


CADORS Number 2001A0057
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2001-01-31 - 02:25
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID CYYT
Aerodrome Name ST. JOHN'S INTL NL (CYYT)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, 7NM North of St. John´s
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 13806
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 GLHO | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BEECH
Model  Silhouette image of 1900D
Year Built 1997
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make P & W.C. PT6 TURBO PROP
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number LAL8304
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events TCAS alert

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