Incident at Glace Bay (Public complaint)


2010-08-06: The Rescue Coordination Centre (RCC) advised that they had received an eyewitness report of "aircraft on fire in the sky over beach in Glace Bay". They had not verified the report due to the circumstances. The Charlottetown (CYYG) Flight Service Station (FSS) reported that there was no VFR traffic on record and no IFR aircraft in the vicinity. Sydney (CYQY) weather was BKN700', OVC1500'. The RCC passed the information to the RCMP, however no further follow up will be conducted until collaboration is received.


CADORS Number 2010A0782
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2010-08-06 - 00:00
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Glace Bay
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TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 122624-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other
Events Public complaint

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