Incident at CCB2

Summary

2003-06-03: The ground investigation of this incident led to the Middle Stewiacke Aerodrome -CCB2, the SARSAT position was within several miles of this airfield. The Aerodrome Operator was contacted and he went out and checked C-FNXM and returned a call to Search and Rescue to confirm the aircraft was not transmitting and that there was no knowledge of any other aircraft in the area. A SAR Labrador Helicopter was then launched from Greenwood and its equipment led it to C-FNXM on the same aerodrome (CCB2). RCC then contacted the aircraft owner to complete the SAR case. RCC had difficulty in obtaining the aircraft owner's cooperation.
2003-06-02: The SARSAT detected an ELT at position 4513N 6309W on 121.5 Near Middle Stewiake Aerodrome. The intial investigation turned up no overdue or missing aircraft. Several High flighing aircraft reported the ELT signal. 413 Squadron was tasked with Lab R918 which homed the signal to Middle Stewiake Aerodrome where they turned off the ELT in a parked Cessna 182 CFNXM. Total time 413 SQN Lab Helicopter 2.0 Hrs.

Details


CADORS Number 2003A0290
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-05-31 - 20:57
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CCB2
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Near Middle Stewiake NS
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FNXM | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner SKY-DIVE UNLIMITED INCORPORATED
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
CESSNA
Model 182
Year Built 1956
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make TELEDYNE CONTINENTAL
Engine Model O-470-L
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Parked
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events ELT

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