Incident at KUGAARUK NU (CYBB) (Alleged Canadian Aviation Regulations (CARs) infraction)


2003-05-22: Both C-GUKO, a PA-31 Navajo and C-GOVW, a PA-23 Aztec, departed Kugaaruk airport without making contact with the CARS operator.
2003-12-02: Aerodrome Safety advised that they had spoken to the pilots and the Cars Operator who was on duty at Kugaaruk Airport at the time of this event. The Cars Operator confirmed that he was outside getting the hourly weather sequence for Kugaaruk when the aircraft departed. The pilots stated that they called the Cars Station four or five times on the Mandatory Frequency without success. The pilots broadcasted their intentions on the M/F and then departed. Once clear of the zone, the pilots did a blind transmission advising air traffic of their intentions on the in route frequency of 126.7.


CADORS Number 2003C0617
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-05-21 - 14:15
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYBB
Aerodrome Name KUGAARUK NU (CYBB)
Geographic Location Nunavut, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Kugaaruk
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 29327
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other
Events Alleged Canadian Aviation Regulations (CARs) infraction

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