Incident at DEER LAKE NL (CYDF)


2005-12-12: JZA8904 RJ-100 enroute from Halifax (CYHZ) to Deer Lake (CYDF) was cleared for a Straight-in localizer back course approach to Runway 07, and upon intercepting the localizer executed a missed approach (at 2226Z) and climbed to 6,000 feet without an ATC clearance, and proceeded to the northeast for approximately 35 nm. The flight was subsequently cleared for an ILS approach to Runway 25 and landed at 2254Z. The pilot later indicated that the flight had encountered some turbulence on the initial approach. There was no loss of separation. TSB evaluating.
2005-12-16: UPDATE TSB A05A0157: JZA8904, an Air Canada Bombardier CL-600 (C-FWJF), was on approach at Deer Lake, NL when the flight crew carried out a missed approach. The crew climbed the aircraft to 6000 feet ASL and proceeded 35 nm northeast of the Deer Lake airport without an ATC clearance. The flight was subsequently cleared for an ILS approach on Runway 25 at Deer Lake and landed safely without further incident. The crew later reported that they had encountered turbulence on the first approach. There was no loss of separation with other traffic. The TSB will be gathering further information on the incident.


CADORS Number 2005A0859
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-12-11 - 22:25
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYDF
Aerodrome Name DEER LAKE NL (CYDF)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Deer Lake (CYDF)
TSB Occurrence Number A05A0157
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 63289-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Undershoot/overshoot,Turbulence encounter,Other,Airprox/TCAS alert/loss of separation/(near) midair collisions

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FWJF | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator AIR CANADA JAZZ (5002) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOMBARDIER
Model CL600 2B19 (RJ100)
Year Built 1995
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Model  Silhouette image of CF34-3A1
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number JZA8904
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Alleged Canadian Aviation Regulations (CARs) infraction,Overshoot/missed approach,Weather - clear air turbulence (CAT)/turbulence,Conflict - potential

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