Incident at CYAW


2010-06-22: A British ship contacted the Halifax tower with information about a military aircraft involved in an ongoing exercise that was unable to land on the ship due to weather conditions. The tower was advised that the aircraft had a fuel problem and was declaring an emergency. Clearance was issued to Shearwater (CYAW). Coordination was undertaken due to the penetration of restricted airspace. It was subsequently determined that there was no fuel issue, no emergency and the aircraft landed in Shearwater without further incident.


CADORS Number 2010A0570
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2010-06-21 - 13:50
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYAW
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Halifax/Shearwater (CYAW)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 120438-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator State
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Declared emergency/priority

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