An Airprox report has been filed involving a DHC-8 and a light aircraft. The incident took place eight miles west of East Midlands airport on 13 June 2012 at 16:58 hours.
The DHC-8 was en-route to East Midlands and receiving an air traffic service from the airport. The incident took place at approximately 2,500 feet.
These details are subject to assessment by the independent UK Airprox Board. During 2010, the last year for which full data is available, there were 35 Airprox incidents involving commercial air transport with the absence of any risk bearing incidents.