Incident at HUMBOLDT SK (CJU4)


2003-03-24: RCC Trenton was notified by Winnipeg ACC of an activated ELT in the Humboldt, SK area and dispatched a CASARA vehicle to investigate. RCMP was also notified and checked the Humboldt airfield. A CASARA member knew of a private strip in the area around St. Gregor, where the ELT of C-GCEY, a parked Cessna 172 was found to have been inadvertently activated. The ELT was turned off and the search closed.


CADORS Number 2003C0369
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Search and Rescue
Occurred At 2003-03-23 - 01:20
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID CJU4
Aerodrome Name HUMBOLDT SK (CJU4)
Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, 10 NM E of Humboldt
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By Search and Rescue
Categories Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner Private
Operator Private
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
Model 172K
Year Built 1968
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model  Silhouette image of O-320-E2D
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Parked
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events ELT

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