Incident at Over Point Lepreau (Security acts)


2005-03-14: Point Lepreau power plant security called inquiring about a very low flying single engine aircraft; white with blue stripe. At times the aircraft was at tree top height. He advised that Point Lepreau is enclosed by a fence and the aircraft was, at times, flying along tree tops inside the fence perimeter. Advised him SJ FSS had a flight plan on a C172 doing a low level survey from west of Saint John (CYSJ) along route to CYSJ at 1915Z. Requested form Halifax (CYHZ) FIC color of C-GMME C172 doing the survey. Flight plan shows aircraft white with blue stripe. C-GMME called inbound at 1941Z. He advised that they were doing low level survey over Point Lepreau aprx 25 minutes previous. I advised that we received complaint. Pilot advised that they had call CYHZ FIC prior and asked that they call Point Lepreau and advise them of the flight. Nil TSB


CADORS Number 2005A0165
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-03-11 - 19:15
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location New Brunswick, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Over Point Lepreau
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 54244-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Security related
Events Security acts

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