Incident at 18NM SE Milford


2020-05-21: An aircraft contacted the Hamilton, ON (CYHM) tower to advise that a Skylink Express Inc. Beech 1900C (C-GSKG/SLQ9742) from Hamilton, ON (CYHM) to New York/John F. Kennedy, NY (KJFK) that had departed Runway 12 was struck by a laser near Milford, ON. The exposure was reported as long and intentional. The crew continued with their flight. The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) was notified.


CADORS Number 2020O0710
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2020-05-20 - 0500 Z
Day or Night? night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, 18NM SE Milford
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 264069-V2
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Security related

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GSKG | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type
Owner Skylink Express Inc.
Operator SKYLINK EXPRESS INC. (8857) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BEECH
Model  Silhouette image of 1900C
Year Built 1985
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Model  Silhouette image of PT6A-65B
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number SLQ9742
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart 703
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events 'Laser interference'

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