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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 200405
Last updated: 17 November 2017
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Time:18:02 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE10 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft A100 King Air
Registration: C-GJBV
C/n / msn: B-100
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 8
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Minor
Location:7 miles from Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport, QC (YQB/CY -   Canada
Phase: Approach
Nature:Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Rouyn-Noranda Airport, QC (YUY/CYUY)
Destination airport:Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport, QC (YQB/CYQB)
C-GJBV, a Beech King Air A100 operated by SkyJet, was conducting flight SJ512 based on instrument flight rules from Rouyn-Noranda, QC (CYUY) to Quebec City/Jean Lesage Intl, QC (CYQB) with two crew members and six passengers aboard. The aircraft was on RNAV approach (GNSS) for Runway 24 and had just passed the ULBOM final approach fix when the crew saw a drone at the tip of its left wing. The aircraft hit the drone at an altitude of 1500 feet and the crew declared an emergency (PAN PAN). Aircraft rescue and firefighting (ARFF) services were deployed and the aircraft landed safely on Runway 24. An inspection of the aircraft revealed a few scratches and a paint transfer on the left wing top surface, as well as friction marks on the deicer boot. No one was injured, and the aircraft was returned to service.

Cadors 2017Q3040
ASN Drone Database:


Approach track of flight SJ512 (source with circled approximate location of collision

Revision history:

15-Oct-2017 15:08 harro Added
15-Oct-2017 15:09 harro Updated [Embed code]
15-Oct-2017 15:09 harro Updated [Source]
15-Oct-2017 15:21 harro Updated [Time, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
15-Oct-2017 15:36 harro Updated [Photo, ]
28-Oct-2017 13:27 harro Updated [Total fatalities, Narrative]

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