Incident at CALGARY / SPRINGBANK AB (CYBW) (Navigation error, Conflict - potential, Alleged Canadian Aviation Regulations (CARs) infraction)


2013-01-29: A Springbank Air Training Cessna 172N (C-GYZA) on a VFR flight was told to stay downwind and that tower would advise when to turn on base. A Mountain View Helicopter Bell Textron 206B (C-FBHR) on a VFR flight was cleared to land on taxiway through the approach of runway 25. C-GYZA was observed on base leg and told to fly through the approach but turned final. Aircraft was then told to commence a missed approach and climb but continued with its descent. C-FBHR had to deviate to avoid C-GYZA.


CADORS Number 2013C0389
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2013-01-28 - 21:27
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYBW
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, CALGARY / SPRINGBANK (CYBW)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 157090-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Navigation Errors,Airprox/TCAS alert/loss of separation/(near) midair collisions
Events Navigation error,Conflict - potential,Alleged Canadian Aviation Regulations (CARs) infraction

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