Incident at 4429N06239W

Summary

2010-11-22: TALON30, Sikorsky S61, was on VFR flight from Shearwater (CYAW) to the HMCS Toronto via Port Hawksbury (CYPD) and Sable Island (CST5). Aircraft went overdue. The pilot did not update the ETA during a fuel stop. The Rescue Coordination Centre (RCC) contacted the Halifax Flight Information Centre to advise that RJOC Atlantic had informed them of the situation. AT 22:20Z, the Shearwater (CYAW) Base operations called to advise that TALN30 was 20 miles from HMCS Toronto and they requested that the flight plan be closed as TALN30 was in radio contact with ship. The RCC was advised and the flight plan was closed.

Details


CADORS Number 2010A1195
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2010-11-20 - 21:30
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, 4429N06239W
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 126616-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Helicopter
 Silhouette image of Helicopter
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner GOVERNMENT OF CANADA, DEPARTMENT OF NATIONAL DEFENCE
Operator GOVERNMENT OF CANADA, DEPARTMENT OF NATIONAL DEFENCE State
Make  Silhouette image of SIKORSKY
SIKORSKY
Model S61L
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo shaft
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number TALON30
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events ELT

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