Incident at SAINT JOHN NB (CYSJ)


2001-05-25: PA28 CFNXZ departed Saint John for a VFR flight west of the city at 0758Z. At approximately 0858Z the aircraft called returning to land. Wx at that time -X 280 -Bkn 1/4F. Pilot was advised that weather was below SVFR limits, and he elected to come closer to the airport for a look. At 0901Z he advised that there was ""at least 3/4 mile visibility"" on the approach to runway 14 and he would land on that runway. An Airport advisory was given, with the visibility again stated as 1/4 mile. Pilot stated he could see almost all of runway 14. Aircraft landed safely at 0905Z. Wx at 0913Z Few clouds ar 28,000, visibilty 10 miles MIFG. Nil TSB


CADORS Number 2001A0302
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2001-05-25 - 09:05
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID CYSJ
Aerodrome Name SAINT JOHN NB (CYSJ)
Geographic Location New Brunswick, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region,
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 15424
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner Private
Operator Private
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
Model PA28 180
Year Built 1965
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model O-360-A3A
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Alleged Canadian Aviation Regulations (CARs) infraction,Weather - visibility

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