Incident at GOOSE BAY NL (CYYR)


2001-05-29: GAF3701 a Flight of 2 F4 fighters enroute Greenwood to Goose Bay. Operation was conducted as a formation flight at FL210. Shortly after passing Natashquan target was observed descending until target lost leaving FL190. No loss comm. squawk or indication of trouble. First contact was with Goose Bay tower approx. 20 nm. from Goose Bay at 6000ft. No ATC clearance issued nor requested. Aircraft Occurrence report filed. Nil TSB


CADORS Number 2001A0310
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2001-05-27 - 18:55
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID CYYR
Aerodrome Name GOOSE BAY NL (CYYR)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region,
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 15466
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Federal Republic of Germany
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator State
Make  Silhouette image of DOUGLAS
Model R4D 8
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number GAF3701
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Descent
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Alleged Canadian Aviation Regulations (CARs) infraction

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