Incident at DEER LAKE NL (CYDF)


2015-04-10: A Sunwing Airlines Boeing 737-8KS (C-FEZF / SWG693) from Varadero, Cuba (MUVR) to Deer Lake, NL (CYDF) was 4 minutes past the flight plan estimate. The flight service station (FSS) contacted Gander area control centre (ACC) for a position report. Gander advised that the flight had been handed over to Deer Lake and should have contacted the FSS. The FSS tried to contact SWG693 without any success. SWG693 landed without making any position reports or contacting Deer Lake FSS. Airport security walked out to the aircraft and requested the pilot to contact FSS on 122.2. Pilot advised that they have been broadcasting on 122.22.


CADORS Number 2015A0257
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2015-03-31 - 23:15
Day or Night? Night-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
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 185476-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FEZF | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner Sunwing Airlines Inc.
Operator Sunwing Airlines Inc. (15022) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 737-8K5
Year Built 2008
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Model CFM56-7B27/3
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number SWG693
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart 705
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Communication error

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