Airprox Incident de Havilland Canada DHC-8-314Q C-FNXN, 17 Jan 2023
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 307375
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Time:18:55 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH8C model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
de Havilland Canada DHC-8-314Q
Owner/operator:Air Creebec
Registration: C-FNXN
MSN: 464
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 40
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Québec/Jean Lesage, QC (CYQB) -   Canada
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Renard, QC (CFX5)
Destination airport:Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport, QC (YQB/CYQB)
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
A DHC-8-314 operated by Air Creebec under the call sign CRQ5376, was on an instrument flight rules flight from Renard, QC (CFX5) to Québec/Jean Lesage, QC (CYQB) with 37 passengers and 3 crew members on board.
CRQ5376 was cleared by the air traffic controller for the RNAV24 approach. Once on final approach, the crew received a TCAS TA traffic advisory which was 500 feet lower on the left in front of the aircraft. At 4 miles on final approach, the crew received a TCAS RA resolution advisory. The crew immediately followed the guidance and began a climb at 3000 feet per minute. The traffic indication was rendered 200 feet below the aircraft and in close proximity. ATC was notified and the aircraft returned to a safe landing. There were no injuries.

ADS-B tracking data show that C-GPQG, a Piper PA-38-112 Tomahawk, overflown runway 06 at CYQB at 2100 feet and was heading towards CRQ5376 at the time of the incident.



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31-Jan-2023 18:15 harro Added

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