Incident at 55 SW and 90 SW YARMOUTH NS (CYQI) (ELT)


2015-10-22: Two aircraft, a United States Air Force Boeing KC-135R (BLUE85) from Arahal (LEMO) to Bangor, ME (KBGR) and a British Airways Boeing 747 400 (BAW26E) from London/ Heathrow (EGLL) to Washington, DC (KIAD) reported strong ELT. Both aircraft lost ELT signal at approximately 1701Z. JRCC reported that the ELT was from a life raft that had fallen off a fishing boat by accident.


CADORS Number 2013A1097
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2013-11-16 - 16:50
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, 55 SW and 90 SW YARMOUTH NS (CYQI)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 168619-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other
Events ELT

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