Incident at FREDERICTON INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (Controlled airspace - unauthorized entry, Conflict - potential, Alleged Canadian Aviation Regulations (CARs) infraction)


2010-08-16: A powered parachute (hang glider) was observed approximately four miles northeast of the Fredericton Airport (CYFC) at a low level. No communication was established entering or while inside the control zone. The glider was observed landing in the same area a few minutes later. No identification was visible. The RCMP was informed.


CADORS Number 2010A0829
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2010-08-12 - 22:45
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYFC
Geographic Location New Brunswick, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Fredericton (CYFC)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 122990-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,Airprox/TCAS alert/loss of separation/(near) midair collisions,ATM/CNS
Events Controlled airspace - unauthorized entry,Conflict - potential,Alleged Canadian Aviation Regulations (CARs) infraction

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