Monthly Archives: November 2018

QUADRA ISLAND SEARCH ~ NOV 16

Friday: CASARA Nanaimo was tasked to provide a "Highbird" service to Ground SAR Teams, from across the Island, searching for two women, lost while out hiking, on Quadra Island.  They had been missing since Wednesday. CFBXA was airborne within two [...]

406 MHz ELT ~ Life saving Technology

Why do some planes in Canada lack potentially life-saving emergency beacons? Many small, private and recreational aircraft are using outdated equipment David Burke · CBC News · Posted: Nov 08, 2018 6:00 AM AT | Last Updated: November 8 Smaller recreational planes are more [...]

406 MHz ELT -Life Saving Technology

  Why do some planes in Canada lack potentially life-saving emergency beacons? Many small, private and recreational aircraft are using outdated equipment David Burke · CBC News · Posted: Nov 08, 2018 6:00 AM AT | Last Updated: November 8 Smaller recreational planes are [...]