Incident at HIGH LEVEL AB (CYOJ)


2003-04-01: At 1846Z, the crew of CNS 614, a Metro III, received a departure advisory for Runway 13 at High Level. At 1847Z, while they were backtracking, CNS 614 asked FSS if there was an aircraft on final. FSS confirmed there was an unidentified aicraft on final to Runway 13. The unidentified aircraft overshot Runway 13 and was seen making a left turn. FSS advised CNS 614 of the aircraft's position and requested that CNS 614 attempt contact on 126.7. CNS 614 continued backtracking and was able to contact the pilot of the aircraft. CNS 614 departed on Runway 13 and the unidentified aircraft landed on Runway 13 at 1856Z. After taxiing clear of the runway, the aircraft was identified by FSS as a PA-31, C-GRQH. The pilot advised FSS he attempted to contact High Level FSS on the MF. He joined the circuit downwind left hand. He also advised that he contacted Edmonton FIC on 126.7 and received the YOJ altimeter setting. The latest High Level visibility sent on the weather circuit was 8 SM. Visibility at the time of the occurrence was 2 SM on a decreasing trend. Visibility decreased to 3 SM just prior to CNS 614 start-up. YOJ FSS called Edmonton FIC and FIC advised they had no contact with the aircraft on YOJ 126.7 at time of occurrence.


CADORS Number 2003C0411
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-03-31 - 18:47
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID CYOJ
Aerodrome Name HIGH LEVEL AB (CYOJ)
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, High Level
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 28438
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,Airprox/TCAS alert/loss of separation/(near) midair collisions

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GRQH | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Private
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
Model  Silhouette image of PA31
Year Built 1979
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model  Silhouette image of TIO-540-J2BD
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Conflict - potential,Alleged Canadian Aviation Regulations (CARs) infraction

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