Incident at CHURCHILL FALLS NL (CZUM)

Summary

2010-08-13: The Halifax Flight Information Centre (FIC) received a VFR flight plan for an American Registered Cessna 185 from Bangor (KBGR) to Churchill Falls (CZUM) with an ETA of 18:10Z with 30-minute fuel stops in Baie-Comeau (CYBC) and Wabush (CYWK). The aircraft was overdue at 19:10Z. There was no contact between the Halifax FIC and the aircraft. The Wabush Flight Service Station (FSS) was contacted and they advised that the aircraft arrived for a fuel stop at 17:51Z and departed at 18:28Z. The Wabush FSS also advised that the pilot stated he was not on a flight plan from Wabush to his destination, a lake "3 miles in on the Esker Road? which is west of Churchill Falls. The Rescue Coordination Centre (RCC) has been advised and is investigating.

Details


CADORS Number 2010A0827
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2010-08-12 - 18:10
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CZUM
Aerodrome Name CHURCHILL FALLS NL (CZUM)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Churchill Falls (CZUM)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 122945-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration the United States of America
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner Private
Operator Private
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
CESSNA
Model 185
Year Built
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events ELT

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