Incident at SAINT JOHN NB (CYSJ)


2003-07-21: A US Registered helicopter from Bar Harbour Maine entered the Saint John Control Zone and made an approach to land on the apron without calling the FSS. A taxiing aircraft spotted the helicopter and brought it to the attention of the FSS. The helicopter said he was talking to the Halifax FSS, and said he thought that this was who he was supposed to talk to. When Queried, the helicopter communicated on 118.5 (the MF frequency For Saint John).


CADORS Number 2003A0399
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-07-18 - 19:30
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYSJ
Aerodrome Name SAINT JOHN NB (CYSJ)
Geographic Location New Brunswick, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Saint John
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 30818
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,ATM/CNS

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Helicopter
 Silhouette image of Helicopter
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration the United States of America
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Private
Make  Silhouette image of ROBINSON
Model R44
Year Built
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Communication error,Alleged Canadian Aviation Regulations (CARs) infraction

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