A sighting report.
Contributory: Lack of Traffic Information.
Recommendation: Oxford review their VFR/IFR procedures with regard to traffic deconfliction.
(HQ Air Ops)
Halfpenny Green ATZ
The TC Timba controller descended the ATR42 into conflict with the C525.
Contributory: Inadequate coordination between the controllers.
(HQ Air Trg)
A non-sighting by the Squirrel pilot and a late sighting by the Skyranger pilot.
Contributory: The Squirrel pilot flew close to a promulgated and active microlight site.
In the absence of sufficient Traffic Information from ATC the Tutor (A) pilot flew into conflict with the Lynx.
Contributory: The Tutor (A) pilot’s delayed joining call to Tower.
The B206 pilot got airborne from the reciprocal runway and into conflict with the EV97.
Contributory: 1. The B206 pilot did not assimilate that RW09 was in use, despite being informed repeatedly.
2. The B206 pilot did not assimilate that the EV97 was approaching RW09.