Incident at 8.00NM NE TORONTO / LESTER B. PEARSON INTL ON (CYYZ)

Summary

2022-02-15: A WestJet Encore de Havilland DHC-8-402 (WEN3405) from Fredericton, NB (CYFC) to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) flew under a drone that was approximately 200 feet above them. No operational impact.
2022-09-27: UPDATE TSB Report #A22O0027: WestJet Encore flight WEN3405, a Bombardier DHC-8-400 (C-FWEZ) aircraft, was on final approach to Toronto Lester B. Pearson International Airport (CYYZ) Runway 24R at approximately 4000 feet when the flight passed by a remotely piloted aircraft system (RPAS/drone) heading east approximately 100-200 feet above. The flight crew reported the RPA to ATC and landed without further incident.

Details


CADORS Number 2022O0175
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA,Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 2022-02-09 - 2155 Z
Day or Night? day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, 8.00NM NE TORONTO / LESTER B. PEARSON INTL ON (CYYZ)
TSB Occurrence Number A22O0027
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 282595-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA,Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories Other,Airprox/TCAS alert/loss of separation/(near) midair collisions
Events



Aircraft Details (2 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Unmanned Aircraft
 Silhouette image of Unmanned Aircraft
Canadian Registration FWEZ | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type
Owner Westjet Encore Ltd.
Operator WESTJET ENCORE LTD (17903) Commercial Unknown
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC-8-402
Year Built 2014
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make PRATT & WHITNEY-CAN
Engine Model  Silhouette image of PW150A
PW150A
Gear Type Land
Private No No
Amateur Built No No
Flight Number WEN3405
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart 705 Unknown
Phase of Flight Approach Cruise
Damage No Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0 0
Injuries 0 0
Events 'Conflict - potential' 'Controlled airspace - unauthorized entry','Conflict - potential'

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