Incident at 75 miles North West of Sydney (CYQY)


2013-01-16: N800KS, Boeing 737-700, enroute from Van Nuys (KVNY) to Madrid (LEMD), was cleared "from RONPO climb FL390 M.78". The flight crew read back the clearance correctly. Two minutes later the aircraft began to climb. The controller queried the pilot to confirm 37,000 feet. The pilot stated they were starting their climb to 39,000 feet. The controller cleared the aircraft to 39,000 feet. There were no other aircraft in the area and there was no impact on operations.


CADORS Number 2013A0048
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2013-01-15 - 08:22
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, 75 miles North West of Sydney (CYQY)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 156575-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,Airprox/TCAS alert/loss of separation/(near) midair collisions

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration the United States of America
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Private
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model  Silhouette image of 737 700
737 700
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Alleged Canadian Aviation Regulations (CARs) infraction,Conflict - potential

Leave a Comment