Incident at SWAN HILLS AB( CEM5)


2003-05-16: C-FQYN a Cessna C177 was conducting pipeline patrol when the pilot spotted a helicopter 100-150 yards ahead, coming straight toward the aircraft. C-FQYN ascended as the helicopter passed underneath. C-FQYN reported last seeing the helicopter behind and to the left in a steep right hand turn. The pilot of C-FQYN reported that they were unable to establish communication with the helicopter on 126.7Mhz or 123.2Mhz.


CADORS Number 2003C0592
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-05-15 - 14:20
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CEM5
Aerodrome Name SWAN HILLS AB( CEM5)
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, 11 NM South of Swan Hills
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 29228
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Airprox/TCAS alert/loss of separation/(near) midair collisions

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FQYN | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator AIRBORNE ENERGY SOLUTIONS LTD. (4136) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
Model 177B
Year Built 1971
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model O-360-A1F6
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Conflict - near collision (VFR or IFR)

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