Incident at J.A. DOUGLAS MCCURDY SYDNEY AIRPORT

Summary

2015-12-21: A CANLink Aviation Diamond DA 20-C1 (C-FDYW) from Sydney, SN (CYQY) to Moncton, NB (CYQM) reported taxiing for departure at CYQY. Airport advisory was given for Runway 01. The Extended Computer Display System (EXCDS) flight plan list (FPL) was not immediately available to the flight service station (FSS). FSS advised C-FDYW to squawk 1200 and standby for FPL squawk code. FSS informed C-FDYW of aircraft radio control of aerodrome lighting (ARCAL) 01/19 frequency 123.2. FSS was unable to establish further communications with C-FDYW. The ARCAL 01/19 was observed illuminated. FSS contacted CYQY security to arrange for check due uncertainty of position of departing aircraft. While in contact with CYQY security a VFR target was observed departing Runway 01 at CYQY. Charlottetown, PE (CYYG) FSS advised Moncton, NB (CZQM) area control centre (ACC) of departing VFR traffic and no communications with aircraft. A short time later, C-FDYW was observed squawking the correct code. Aircraft contacted CYYG FSS and advised they had been transmitting on 123.2.

Details


CADORS Number 2015A0300
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2015-04-15 - 23:47
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYQY
Aerodrome Name J.A. DOUGLAS MCCURDY SYDNEY AIRPORT
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, SYDNEY / J. A. DOUGLAS McCURDY NS (CYQY)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 185968-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FDYW | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner CANLink Aviation Inc.
Operator CANLink Aviation Inc. (763) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DIAMOND
DIAMOND
Model DA 20-C1
Year Built 2005
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make TELEDYNE CONTINENTAL
Engine Model  Silhouette image of IO-240-B
IO-240-B
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule VFR
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Taxi
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Communication error

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