Incident at DEER LAKE NL (CYDF)


2010-08-16: An unknown aircraft was observed breaking off final approach to Runway 25. The Flight Service Station (FSS) was contacted by the Gander Area Control Centre (ACC) and advised that C-GHMN reported to them that they were over an airport with no lights on. When the aircraft contacted the FSS they advised they were overhead of Deer Lake (CYDF). An airport advisory was issued and the aircraft landed at 00:37Z. CYDF METAR 160000Z 24007KT 15SM FEW250 21/11 A3010 RMK CI2


CADORS Number 2010A0837
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2010-08-16 - 00:30
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYDF
Aerodrome Name DEER LAKE NL (CYDF)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Deer Lake (CYDF)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 123084-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Undershoot/overshoot

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GHMN | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner AERO-PHOTO (1961) INC.
Operator AERO PHOTO (1961) INC. (1870) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
Model PA23 250
Year Built 1968
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model IO-540-C4B5
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Overshoot/missed approach

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