Incident at 28NM TERRACE BC (CYXT)

Summary

2020-10-16: A WestJet Encore Ltd. de Havilland DHC-8-402 (C-FENY/WEN3119) from Vancouver, BC (CYVR) to Terrace, BC (CYXT) descended below the cleared altitude and initiated the approach into CYXT. Communication was re-established and the aircraft was cleared for an approach. No operational impact.

Details


CADORS Number 2020P1672
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2020-10-15 - 0432 Z
Day or Night? night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location British Columbia, Canada, North America, Pacific Region, 28NM TERRACE BC (CYXT)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 268532-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Navigation Errors
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FENY | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type
Owner Westjet Encore Ltd.
Operator WESTJET ENCORE LTD (17903) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC-8-402
Year Built 2013
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make PRATT & WHITNEY-CAN
Engine Model  Silhouette image of PW150A
PW150A
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number WEN3119
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart 705
Phase of Flight Descent
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events 'Navigation error'

Leave a Comment