Incident at LA RONGE (BARBER FIELD) SK (CYVC) (Alleged Canadian Aviation Regulations (CARs) infraction)


2005-06-14: UPDATE TSB reported that the West Wind Aviation Hawker Siddeley HS748, registration C-FCSE, operating as WEW 770, was cleared for a straight-in VOR DME Runway 18 at La Ronge, SK, by Winnipeg radar. After switching to the mandatory frequency for La Ronge about 25 miles from La Ronge, the crew did not re-file VFR or seek an amended approach clearance. However, because other aircraft were using Runway 36 the crew manoeuvred east of the field and conducted a circling approach to Runway 36. Intentions were broadcast on the mandatory frequency. Finally, to accomodate other traffic, the crew executed a missed approach and circled to land on Runway 18. During the missed approach, the crew confirmed with the FIC that they were proceeding VFR. There was no risk of collision.
2005-06-09: WEW 770, a HS 748, was inbound to La Ronge and the crew was cleared for a straight-in VOR DME Runway 18 approach. The a/c was later observed on radar conducting a circling approach to the east of the field for Runway 36. No other IFR a/c were involved, however, C-FMPE, a Pilatus PC-12 was conducting a VFR departure from Runway 36.


CADORS Number 2005C1146
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-06-08 - 17:27
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID CYVC
Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, LA RONGE (BARBER FIELD) SK (CYVC)
TSB Occurrence Number A05C0104
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 56820-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other
Events Alleged Canadian Aviation Regulations (CARs) infraction

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