Incident at CHARLOTTETOWN AIRPORT

Summary

2014-12-15: A privately registered Van's RV-6 from Waterville, NS (CCW3) to Charlottetown, PE (CYYG) had complete communication failure after departing CCW3. Pilot applied VFR communication failure procedures to fly overhead CYYG and enter left downwind runway 28. The pilot landed runway 28 at 1528Z. The pilot called FSS on phone after landing to explain situation.

Details


CADORS Number 2013A0761
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2013-08-13 - 15:28
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYYG
Aerodrome Name CHARLOTTETOWN AIRPORT
Geographic Location Prince Edward Island, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, CHARLOTTETOWN PE (CYYG)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 164826-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant]
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner Private
Operator Private
Make VAN'S
Model RV-6
Year Built 1994
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 Yes
Flight Number
Flight Rule VFR
CARS Subpart Recreational Aviation
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Aircraft navigation/communication equipment

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