Incident at SAINT JOHN NB (CYSJ)


2015-10-22: The pilot weather report (PIREP) filed at 1830Z for moderate to severe turbulence at Saint John, NB (CYSJ) below 3000 and wind shear +/- 15 knots. A Irving Air Service Bombardier BD-100 Challenger 300 (KCE2) from Halifax, NS (CYHZ) to Saint John, NB (CYSJ) reported 'very severe' turbulence below 2000 on approach to runway 23 and aborted his approach (1930Z). Jazz Aviation following stopped descent and did not continue his approach. KCE2 diverted to Moncton, NB (CYQM). As of 2027Z, no other aircraft have attempted an approach at CYSJ and all have diverted to various airports based on these report.


CADORS Number 2013A1041
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2013-11-01 - 18:30
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYSJ
Aerodrome Name SAINT JOHN NB (CYSJ)
Geographic Location New Brunswick, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, SAINT JOHN NB (CYSJ)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 168119-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Undershoot/overshoot,Turbulence encounter,Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner Irving Air Service Inc.
Operator IRVING AIR SERVICE INC. (10643) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOMBARDIER
Model BD-100 CHALLENGER 300 (CL30)
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number KCE2
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Overshoot/missed approach,Diversion,Weather - clear air turbulence (CAT)/turbulence

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