Enforcement Action Summary - January 2014

Region Date Violation Result
Quebec Sep 8, 2013 CAR 602.01 $5,000 monetary penalty

A private helicopter pilot who owned and operated a Bell helicopter after departure flew the aircraft very low over the ground and eventually contacted high tension power lines. The individual was sanctioned with a $5,000.00 monetary penalty.

Ontario June 15, 2013 CAR 601.04(2) 10 days licence suspension

A private pilot flying an Air New Venture Model 20 aircraft entered Class “F” restricted airspace without authorization. This action subsequently caused another aircraft to take avoidance measures. The individual was sanctioned with a 10 days licence suspension.

Pacific March 31, 2013 CAR 602.14(2) $750 monetary penalty

A private pilot flying a Cessna 172 flew very low over a ski resort on multiple occasions. The pilot was sanctioned with a $750.00 monetary penalty.

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