Incident at JASPER AB (CYJA)


2003-08-06: It was reported that a fixed wing aircraft, registration C-GXLL, was flying around the fire base 1.5 NM west of Jasper in a flight restricted (up to 19,000 feet) area. The area has been Notamed since 1 August 13:35 local time. Fire base personnel contacted the pilot, who said there was no NOTAM. The NOTAM office and Nav Canada confirmed that the Notam cam into in effect August 1st. This incident caused a near collision, since about 6 to 10 helicopters are working on a forest fire in the Jasper area.


CADORS Number 2003C1084
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Government
Occurred At 2003-08-05 - 16:07
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID CYJA
Aerodrome Name JASPER AB (CYJA)
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Vicinity of Jasper
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By Government
Categories Other,ATM/CNS

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 1969
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 Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Alleged Canadian Aviation Regulations (CARs) infraction,Class F airspace violation

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