Incident at EDMONTON CITY CENTRE / BLATCHFORD AB (CYXD) (Controlled airspace - unauthorized entry, Alleged Canadian Aviation Regulations (CARs) infraction)

Summary

2003-02-17: A VFR target was observed on RADAR over 5HP at 3500' proceeding westbound. No radio contact was able to be established with the traffic as it entered Class C Airspace. The target turned northbound 3 miles east of Edmonton and proceeded through Namao airspace. The Namao tower was unable to visually identify the aircraft. The target was observed leaving Class C airspace south of Morinville at 19:17Z. Weather was 1/2 statute mile in freezing fog and a vertical visibility of 100 feet.

Details


CADORS Number 2003C0216
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-02-13 - 19:10
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYXD
Aerodrome Name EDMONTON CITY CENTRE / BLATCHFORD AB (CYXD)
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Edmonton City Centre
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 27815
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,ATM/CNS
Events Controlled airspace - unauthorized entry,Alleged Canadian Aviation Regulations (CARs) infraction


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