Incident at FREDERICTON INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (Aerodrome - other)

Summary

2010-08-31: Fredericton tower was advised by C-FMPH, a helicopter on the apron that he could see some balloons launch from the apron heading eastbound. Tower was not aware of the balloon release. C-GMMX DA20 local flight, was right downwind Runway 33 and was issued a 360 degree turn to ensure separation from the balloons. The balloons eventually disappeared to the east of the airport. Nil TSB

Details


CADORS Number 2010A0894
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2010-08-28 - 19:14
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYFC
Aerodrome Name FREDERICTON INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
Geographic Location New Brunswick, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Fredericton (CYFC)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 123671-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Aerodrome
Events Aerodrome - other


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