Incident at WATERVILLE / KINGS CO MUNI NS (CCW3)

Summary

2010-08-03: C-FIND, a VFR Cessna 172G, was lost and squawked the emergency code and called 'MAYDAY' with the Halifax Flight Information Centre. The aircraft was communicating on frequency 121.5 with the Saint John Flight Service Station (FSS) that contacted the Saint John sector. The FSS was advised of the aircraft position on Radar and provided the frequencies to contact. The information was relayed to the aircraft through a Jazz flight in high-level airspace on 121.5 to contact the Greenwood Terminal Control Unit (TCU) on frequency 120.6. Greenwood gave the aircraft the vectors to Waterville (CCW3). NORAD was advised. The aircraft arrived at Waterville at 20:55Z.

Details


CADORS Number 2010A0764
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2010-08-01 - 20:15
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CCW3
Aerodrome Name WATERVILLE / KINGS CO MUNI NS (CCW3)
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Waterville/Kings Co Muni (CCW3)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 122459-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,ATM/CNS
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FIND | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner CENTRAL VALLEY AIRCRAFT INCORPORATED - GREENWOOD FLIGHT CENTRE
Operator CENTRAL VALLEY AIRCRAFT INCORPORATED (14793) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
CESSNA
Model 172G
Year Built 1965
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make TELEDYNE CONTINENTAL
Engine Model O-300-D
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 Navigation assistance,Declared emergency/priority

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