Incident at PORTAGE LA PRAIRIE / SOUTHPORT MB (CYPG)

Summary

2001-07-31: At 2335Z, the pilot of C-FNFH, a Beech Debonair, enroute VFR from Swift Current to Portage La Prairie, selected code 7600 on the transponder indicating a communication failure. Winnipeg ACC observed the aircraft's flight across southern Saskatchewan and Manitoba. Approaching Southport, the pilot called via cellphone to Southport Tower and received landing instructions. C-FNFH landed at 0101Z. The cause of the comm failure is not known.

Details


CADORS Number 2001C0928
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2001-07-29 - 23:35
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYPG
Aerodrome Name PORTAGE LA PRAIRIE / SOUTHPORT MB (CYPG)
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Portage La Prairie
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 16774
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant]
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FNFH | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner QUADRA CONSTRUCTION COMPANY LI
Operator Private
Make  Silhouette image of BEECH
BEECH
Model 35C33A
Year Built 1966
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make TELEDYNE CONTINENTAL
Engine Model IO-520-BA
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 Aircraft navigation/communication equipment

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