Incident at 80 NW GANDER INTL NL (CYQX) (ELT)
2014-11-13: ELT reported by multiple high level and low level aircraft 80 northwest of Gander. JRCC advised.
2014-11-13: UPDATE: JRCC SARSUM Report [H2013-00799]: ELT - Northern Newfoundland (492872N 0561068W - CCD2: Springdale Aerodrome). Gander ACC called to report high flying aircraft detections of a 121.5 signal over northern Newfoundland. The Hercules was tasked to home the signal and localized it to the Springdale airport. CASARA Deer Lake was tasked to investigate further, as the Herc couldn't land in Springdale. The signal was tracked to a Piper Aztec C-FNAD which was undergoing maintenance in Springdale. The beacon was turned off after this accidental activation. Case closed.
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Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)
|Canadian Registration||| Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald|
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