Incident at North of Line 50/50 - MILS intersection (Weather - clear air turbulence (CAT)/turbulence)


2010-05-07: At 14:30Z the Reduced Vertical Separation Minima (RVSM) was suspended on and north of a line 50N/50W ? MIILS intersection within Moncton airspace due to turbulence and wave activity causing altitude deviations of 150-200 ft. At 14:55Z the suspension was amended to only altitudes within 34,000 to 37,000 ft. and was subsequently cancelled at 15:30Z. Moderate turbulence still existed but wave activity was minimal.


CADORS Number 2010A0379
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2010-05-07 - 14:30
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location New Brunswick, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, North of Line 50/50 - MILS intersection
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TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 118592-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Turbulence encounter
Events Weather - clear air turbulence (CAT)/turbulence

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