Incident at CFH3

Summary

2003-08-08: SARSAT and high fliers heard an active ELT signal in the Keg River, AB area. An investigation by Remote Air Operators in the area located the signal in C-GFLL, a company Robinson R22 helicopter whose ELT had inadvertently activated. The ELT was turned off.

Details


CADORS Number 2003C1104
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Search and Rescue
Occurred At 2003-08-07 - 21:49
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CFH3
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Keg River
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By Search and Rescue
Categories Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Helicopter
 Silhouette image of Helicopter
Canadian Registration GFLL | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner REMOTE AIR OPERATORS INC.
Operator REMOTE AIR OPERATORS INC. (14503) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of ROBINSON
ROBINSON
Model R22 BETA
Year Built 1999
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model O-360-J2A
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Parked
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events ELT

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