Incident at HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ)

Summary

2015-05-12: After departing Runway 05 at 1254Z, a Maritime Air Charter Britten Norman BN.2A-21 (C-GILS) from Halifax, NS (CYHZ) to Sable Island, NS (CSB2) reported encountering vortices shortly after departure. Only other traffic was a Porter Airlines de Havilland DHC-8-402 (POE241) from Halifax, NS (CYHZ) to St. John's, NL (CYYT) that departed Runway 05, 6 minutes ahead of C-GILS. Wind direction was at 310° at 10 knots with gusts at 15 knots (10G15).

Details


CADORS Number 2015A0357
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2015-05-06 - 12:54
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYHZ
Aerodrome Name HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ)
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 186661-V2
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Turbulence encounter
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GILS | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner Maritime Air Charter Limited
Operator MARITIME AIR CHARTER LIMITED (10413) Commercial
Make BRITTEN NORMAN
Model BN.2A-21
Year Built 1975
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model IO-540-K1B5
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Wake turbulence/vortices

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