Incident at HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ)

Summary

2014-11-28: A Westjet 737-7CT (C-GWSQ / WJA262) inbound to Halifax, NS (CYHZ) from Toronto, ON (CYYZ) was cleared to and read back 7000 feet. The aircraft queried the controller for the approach and the controller noticed that the aircraft was at 6300 descending. The controller cleared the aircraft to 5000 and leveled off an out bound American Corporately Registered Piper PA-28-151 (N6185J), flying to Bangor, ME (KBGR), to 4000 feet from the previously cleared 6000. The two aircraft got no closer than 2100 feet and 6.5 miles where the minimum required is 1000 feet and 3 miles. No impact on the operation.

Details


CADORS Number 2013A0607
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2013-07-08 - 15:00
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 INTL NS (CYHZ)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 163092-V2
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Navigation Errors,ATM/CNS
Events



Aircraft Details (2 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GWSQ | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada the United States of America
Occurrence Type Incident Incident
Owner Westjet
Operator WESTJET (8893) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
BOEING
 Silhouette image of PIPER
PIPER
Model  Silhouette image of 737-7CT
737-7CT
PA-28-151
Year Built 2009 1976
Engine Type Turbo fan Reciprocating
Engine Make CFM INTERNATIONAL
Engine Model CFM56-7B24/3
Gear Type Land Land
Private No No
Amateur Built No No
Flight Number WJA262
Flight Rule IFR IFR
CARS Subpart 705
Phase of Flight Descent Climb
Damage No Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0 0
Injuries 0 0
Events Conflict - potential,Navigation error Conflict - potential

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