Incident at HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ)

Summary

2011-01-06: C-GXVU, Cessna 172 on a VFR flight plan was due at Hopewell, NS at 19:15Z. The aircraft was overdue at 20:15Z. All attempts to contact the pilot were unsuccessful. The Rescue Coordination Centre (RCC) Halifax was advised, and a ramp check was requested from the RCMP detachment for Pictou County. The pilot subsequently called the Halifax Flight Information Centre (FIC) at 20:23Z to advise that he had arrived approximately one hour earlier and had forgotten to close his flight plan at that time. The ramp check was cancelled, and RCC Halifax was advised of the arrival.

Details


CADORS Number 2011A0013
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2011-01-05 - 14:40
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYHZ
Aerodrome Name HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ)
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Halifax Stanfield International Airport (CYHZ)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 127887-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GXVU | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner ERDC LIMITED
Operator Private
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
CESSNA
Model  Silhouette image of 172M
172M
Year Built 1974
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model  Silhouette image of O-320-E2D
O-320-E2D
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Parked
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events ELT,Alleged Canadian Aviation Regulations (CARs) infraction

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