Incident at COLVILLE LAKE NT (CEB3) (Aerodrome - other)


2003-07-15: During departure from Runway 28 at Colville Lake, C-GJUB, a Cessna 172, was shot at by a pellet gun. The pilot noticed 3 children shooting at him as he departed. On arrival at Tulita, the pilot checked his aircraft and discovered a small hole in the tail section. The damage did not impede the aircraft's capability for flight.
2003-08-06: UPDATE Aerodrome Safety reported that the District Manager for the GNWT Airports reported that the individuals were identified. The Band Manager and Band Council are dealing with the incident. The District Manager for the GNWT Airports is going to the airport to conduct a emergency exercise and will also provide education to band members on issues concerning airplanes. As this is a registered aerodrome and possibly a police matter, no additional action is required by Aerodrome Safety.


CADORS Number 2003C0958
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-06-19 - 22:20
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID CEB3
Aerodrome Name COLVILLE LAKE NT (CEB3)
Geographic Location Northwest Territories, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Colville Lake
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 30713
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Security related,Aerodrome
Events Aerodrome - other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GJUB | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator URSUS AVIATION (3569) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
Model  Silhouette image of 172M
Year Built 1976
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model O-320-E2A
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage Minor
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Security acts

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