Incident at In the vicinity of: HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ) (ELT)

Summary

2015-09-24: Between 2127Z and 2341Z, numerous aircraft reported hearing an emergency locator transmitter (ELT). Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Halifax informed.
2015-09-24: UPDATE: JRCC Trenton SARSUM Report#[S2015-00659]: (445285N 0633052W - CYHZ : Halifax Intl). Moncton area control centre (ACC) reporting multiple aircraft hearing an emergency locator transmitter (ELT) in the proximity of Halifax, NS. R344 tasked to hone ELT. Prior to R344 getting airborne, it was discovered that the aircraft reports were due to a marine 406 Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacon (EPIRB) in Sambro. The Beacon was located and turned off. R344 was stood down.

Details


CADORS Number 2015A0852
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA, Search and Rescue
Occurred At 2015-09-13 - 21:47
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, In the vicinity of: HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ)
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TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 192650-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA, Search and Rescue
Categories Other
Events ELT


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