Incident at HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ)

Summary

2003-08-19: Halifax Tower advised Halifax FIC of a VFR arrival from Bar Harbour Me. Halifax FIC did not have an active flight plan for this flight. Bangor FSS was queried and it was discovered that the Pilot had filed a flight plan but had failed to open the flight plan or activate it on departure. The Bangor FSS stated that the tapes were checked and the aircraft had not contacted the Bangor FSS between the time frame 1845Z to 1945Z. The pilot claimed he contacted the Halifax FIC at approximately 2100Z to obtain an AWBS weather briefing and file a new VFR flight plan. He claims that he contacted Bangor FSS to activate the original flight plan to Canada, and at the same time to request the Boston Flight Following frequency.

Details


CADORS Number 2003A0481
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-08-18 - 20:41
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYHZ
Aerodrome Name HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ)
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Halifax
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 31720
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration the United States of America
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner ROSE JAMES A
Operator Private
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
PIPER
Model PA28R 200
Year Built
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model IO-360
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

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