Incident at GOOSE BAY NL (CYYR) (ELT)


2003-11-10: Case 2025 Search and Rescue - An ELT Near Goose Bay at Approximate Location 5241N 5900W. SARSAT picked up an ELT signal Approximately 60 Nautical Miles South East of Goose Bay. A Griffon that was already airborne was asked if they could pick up the ELT. A DF position was obtained but the Griffon was forced to land for fuel. After refueling the helicopter proceeded to the area. Nothing was found and the signal had ceased. Total time 444Sqn R22 - 1.7 Hours. - Case Closed


CADORS Number 2003A0666
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Other
Occurred At 2003-11-07 - 18:10
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYYR
Aerodrome Name GOOSE BAY NL (CYYR)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Goose Bay
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TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By Other
Categories Other
Events ELT

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