Incident at George Lake NS. (ELT)


2003-11-03: A Search and Rescue Cormorant Helicopter was tasked due to multiple ELT reports from Moncton ACC 105 NM Northwest of Halifax. The ELT was homed to a floatplane on George Lake 4534N 6213W. A Sar Teck investigated the area and saw no signs of distress. The pilot arrived on the scene and turned off the ELT. It is believed some partygoers in the area may have turned on the ELT. Total search time 413 SQN 1.3 Hours. Case Closed.


CADORS Number 2003A0647
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-11-01 - 06:12
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
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Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, George Lake NS.
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Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other
Events ELT

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