Incident at SUFFIELD


2001-07-20: The Edmonton ACC Medicine Hat Sector Controller advised Medicine Hat (YXH) FSS of an unknown aircraft penetrating the CFB Suffield Range without authorization. YXH FSS broadcasted blind and the pilot of C-GECC, a Piper Arrow enroute from Calgary to Maple Creek, SK, reported within the restricted area. Suffield Range personnel were notified and advised that the present track of the aircraft would clear any active areas. C-GECC reported clear at 1545Z.


CADORS Number 2001C0851
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2001-07-19 - 15:40
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID CYSD
Aerodrome Name SUFFIELD
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Vicinity of Suffield inside CYR 205
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 16516
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,ATM/CNS

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 PA28R 180
Year Built 1969
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model IO-360-B1E
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Alleged Canadian Aviation Regulations (CARs) infraction,Controlled airspace - unauthorized entry

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