Incident at DEER LAKE NL (CYDF)


2014-11-28: UPDATE: TSB REPORT#A13A0083: The Provincial Airlines DHC-8 (registration C-FPAE) aeroplane was cleared an Instrument Flight Rules (IFR) approach at Deer Lake (CYDF). At the same time an EVAS BE1900 was departing for St John's (CYYT). The EVAS flight was cleared a Visual Flight Rules (VFR) departure. On descent in cloud the DHC-8 received a TCAS "Traffic Traffic" advisory" and deviated to the right for the outbound traffic and continued descent to ensure adequate separation. IFR was cancelled once below cloud and the flight landed safely.
2014-11-28: A PAL Airlines Ltd. de Havilland DHC-8-315 (C-FPAE / PVL901) was inbound to Deer Lake (CYDF) from St. John's, NL (CYYT) when it recieved and followed a resolution advisory. Traffic was an outbound Exploits Valley Air Services Ltd. Beech 1900, from CYDF to CYYT, that departed and was operating under visual flight rules. There was no further impact and PVL901 cancelled IFR at 1019Z.


CADORS Number 2013A0610
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2013-07-09 - 10:15
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYDF
Aerodrome Name DEER LAKE NL (CYDF)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, DEER LAKE NL (CYDF)
TSB Occurrence Number A13A0083
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 163131-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Airprox/TCAS alert/loss of separation/(near) midair collisions

Aircraft Details (2 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FPAE | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald GLXV | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada Canada
Occurrence Type Incident Incident
Owner PAL Airlines Ltd. Exploits Valley Air Services Ltd.
Operator PAL AIRLINES LTD. (2659) Commercial EXPLOITS VALLEY AIR SERVICES LTD (6676) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
 Silhouette image of BEECH
Model DHC-8-315  Silhouette image of 1900D
Year Built 2001 1996
Engine Type Turbo prop Turbo prop
Engine Model PW123E  Silhouette image of PT6A-67D
Gear Type Land
Private No No
Amateur Built No No
Flight Number PVL901 EV7630
Flight Rule IFR VFR
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Approach Climb
Damage No Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0 0
Injuries 0 0
Events Conflict - IFR & VFR,TCAS alert Conflict - IFR & VFR

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