July 28, 2022

Incident at KUUJJUARAPIK QC (CYGW) (ATM - inaccurate aeronautical information)

Remote Communications Outlet (RCO) 5680 in Kuujjuarapik, QC (CYGW) was unserviceable (U/S).

July 27, 2022

Incident at HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ) (FOD (foreign object debris), Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)

An Air Canada Airbus A321-211 (ACA601) from Halifax/Stanfield, NS (CYHZ) to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) struck a bird on departure from Runway 23. The remains of a small bird were removed during the inspection and the pilot was advised. An Air Canada Boeing 737 MAX 8 (ACA603) from Halifax/Stanfield, NS (CYHZ) to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) was delayed by 10 minutes and opted to depart from Runway 32 to avoid further delay. No other operational impact.

July 26, 2022

Incident at NAUJAAT NU (CYUT) (ATM - operations)

The community aerodrome radio stations (CARS) at CYUT, CYHK, CYKD, and CYRA did not provide services as published. Impact to operations unknown.

Incident at GJOA HAVEN NU (CYHK) (ATM - operations)

The community aerodrome radio stations (CARS) at CYUT, CYHK, CYKD, and CYRA did not provide services as published. Impact to operations unknown.

Incident at AKLAVIK / FREDDIE CARMICHAEL NT (CYKD) (ATM - operations)

The community aerodrome radio stations (CARS) at CYUT, CYHK, CYKD, and CYRA did not provide services as published. Impact to operations unknown.

Incident at GAMÈTÌ / RAE LAKES NT (CYRA) (ATM - operations)

The community aerodrome radio stations (CARS) at CYUT, CYHK, CYKD, and CYRA did not provide services as published. Impact to operations unknown.

Incident at OTTAWA / MACDONALD-CARTIER INTL ON (CYOW)

An Air Canada Airbus BD-500-1A11 (C-GJYE/ACA460) from Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) to Ottawa/MacDonald Cartier, ON (CYOW) reported a bird strike upon landing on Runway 32. No birds were found after a runway check; however, the pilot found bird parts in the right engine after stopping. No impact on operations.

Incident at Kelowna (Communication error, Incursion - manoeuvring area)

A truck (Shell 487) pulled onto Taxiway D without calling ground control. The truck was then given permission for Taxiway D. No impact on operations.

Incident at 2.7NM NW IKDEB intersection

An Excellence Aviation Inc. Cirrus SR22 (C-GBBG) from Montréal/Mirabel, QC (CYMX) to Québec/Jean Lesage, QC (CYQB) and an Avebury Equity Partners Ltd. Socata TBM 700 (C-GNKW) from Toronto/Billy Bishop, ON (CYTZ) to Québec/Jean Lesage, QC (CYQB), level at 4,500 ft, were separated by 2.7 NM on diverging tracks.

July 25, 2022

Incident at IQALUIT NU (CYFB)

At 1902Z, an emergency locator transmitter (ELT) signal was heard for about 15 seconds. The Montreal area control centre (CZUL) shift manager was advised.

Incident at MONTRÉAL / ST-HUBERT QC (CYHU)

A Cargair Piper PA-23-250 (C-GXIT) from Montréal/St-Hubert, QC (CYHU) to Montréal/St-Hubert, QC (CYHU) pulled up unexpectedly on Runway 24R due to an unstable final approach initiated by the pilot. The aircraft contacted the terminal again to conduct a new approach. No further impact.

Incident at SAINT JOHN NB (CYSJ) (ATM - inaccurate aeronautical information)

The digital aerodrome air traffic services (DAATS) camera display failed, and was unable to reset.

Incident at LA GRANDE RIVIÈRE QC (CYGL)

An Air Inuit Boeing 737-2Q2C (C-GMAI/AIE705) from La Grande Rivière, QC (CYGL) to Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) aborted takeoff from Runway 31 and returned to the terminal. Configuration issue mentioned. Clearance revoked.

Incident at TROIS-RIVIÈRES QC (CYRQ) (Dangerous goods/hazardous materials, Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)

Taxiways B and C were closed due to a Jet A fuel spill. A NOTAM was issued until 2300Z; unknown impact on operations.

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

A Jazz de Havilland DHC-8-402 (JZA7926) from Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Îles de la Madeleine, QC (CYGR) reported a possible bird strike when taking off from Runway 24L. Nothing was found at inspection.

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

A Jazz Bombardier CL-600-2D24 (JZA8014) from Ottawa/MacDonald Cartier, ON (CYOW) to Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) reported a possible bird strike when landing on Runway 24R. Two aircraft, an Air Wisconsin Bombardier CL-600-2B19 (AWI3789) from Washington Dulles, VA (KIAD) to Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) and a WestJet Encore Ltd. de Havilland DHC-8-402 (WEN3534) from Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) to Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) refused to land and pulled up. Swallows were dispersed on inspection but no dead birds were found.

Incident at QUEBEC FIC / FIC DE QUÉBEC (Communication navigation surveillance/air traffic system, Flight plan – activation)

The wrong flight plan was activated for an Air Inuit De Havilland DHC-8-102 (C-FDAO/AIE859) from Éléonore, QC (CEL8) to Wemindji, QC (CYNC).

July 24, 2022

Incident at CHESTERFIELD INLET NU (CYCS) (ATM - operations)

The community aerodrome radio stations (CARS) from CYCS, CYUT, CYXN, CYRA, and CYHY did not provide services as published. Impact on operations unknown.

Incident at NAUJAAT NU (CYUT) (ATM - operations)

The community aerodrome radio stations (CARS) from CYCS, CYUT, CYXN, CYRA, and CYHY did not provide services as published. Impact on operations unknown.

Incident at WHALE COVE NU (CYXN) (ATM - operations)

The community aerodrome radio stations (CARS) from CYCS, CYUT, CYXN, CYRA, and CYHY did not provide services as published. Impact on operations unknown.

Incident at GAMÈTÌ / RAE LAKES NT (CYRA) (ATM - operations)

The community aerodrome radio stations (CARS) from CYCS, CYUT, CYXN, CYRA, and CYHY did not provide services as published. Impact on operations unknown.

Incident at HAY RIVER / MERLYN CARTER AIRPORT NT (CYHY) (ATM - operations)

The community aerodrome radio stations (CARS) from CYCS, CYUT, CYXN, CYRA, and CYHY did not provide services as published. Impact on operations unknown.

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

The pilot of an Air Canada Airbus BD-500-1A11 (C-GJXE/ACA414) from Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) to Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) initiated a pull-up 2 NM on final for Runway 24R due to wind shear. The aircraft landed without incident at 1957Z.

Incident at IQALUIT NU (CYFB)

After receiving and correctly reading back standard instrument departure (SID) CYFB6, a Panorama Fixed Wings Beech 1900D (C-GORF/PNO791) from Iqaluit, NU (CYFB) to Puvirnituq, QC (CYPX) contacted the air traffic service (ATS) unit to report that it was climbing to an altitude of 5,000 ft and flying direct CYPX. The SID calls for a climb to 5,000 ft following the runway centerline. No impact on operations.

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

An American, corporately registered Lancair LC40-550FG (N240AF) flew transborder from Hancock, ME (KBHB) to Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) without a flight plan.

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL) (FOD (foreign object debris))

An Air Canada Boeing 777-333ER (C-FIVM/ACA2144) from Vancouver, BC (CYVR) to Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) reported a bird strike when landing on Runway 24R. Three swallows were found near B3.

Incident at MONTRÉAL / ST-HUBERT QC (CYHU) (Communication error)

A tow vehicle (MULE313) did not call back once off the runway at Pascan. The airport authority was notified. The terminal was advised of the situation for the purpose of instructing a Nolinor Boeing 737-300 (NRL581) to slow down on approach. MULE313 was confirmed off runway at 0530Z. No impact on operations.

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

A Jazz Embraer ERJ 170-200 SU (JZA8938) from Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Newark, NJ (KEWR) aborted takeoff from Runway 24L. It exited the runway via A1. No reason given; no impact on operations.

Incident at VAL-D'OR QC (CYVO)

A Government of Quebec Canadair CL600-2B16 (C-GURG/QUE10+) from Val-d’Or, QC (CYVO) to Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) aborted its takeoff roll after experiencing loss of oil pressure in one engine . QUE10+ safely exited the runway. No impact on operations.

Incident at SEPT-ÎLES QC (CYZV) (Incursion - runway - pedestrian)

A passenger aboard a privately registered Piper J3F-50 from Sept-Îles, QC (CYZV) to Sept-Îles, QC (CYZV) exited the aircraft between two touch-and-gos and walked to the terminal. No impact on operations.

Incident at BUFFALO NARROWS SK (CYVT) (Aerodrome - power failure, ATM - inaccurate aeronautical information)

The mandatory frequency (MF) 118.65 MHz was unserviceable (U/S) due to a power outage at Buffalo Narrows, SK (CYVT).

Incident at ROUYN-NORANDA QC (CYUY)

A Propair Inc. Beech A100 (PRO4300) from Rouyn-Noranda, QC (CYUY) to La Grande Rivière, QC (CYGL) returned to CYUY due to a weather radar issue. No impact on operations.

Incident at 2NM QUÉBEC / JEAN LESAGE INTL QC (CYQB)

An emergency locator transmitter (ELT) signal was reported in the Québec/Jean Lesage, QC (CYQB) area. The signal seemed stronger on the east side of the airport. The signal stopped at 1126Z. Source: a privately registered Piper PA-28R-201. Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton notified.

July 23, 2022

Incident at WINNIPEG / ST. ANDREWS MB (CYAV) (ATM - operations)

The air traffic service (ATS) unit was not operating as per published hours; service was unavailable from 230016Z until 230046Z.

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

A WestJet Boeing 737-800 (WJA218) from Calgary, AB (CYYC) to Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) executed a pull-up for Runway 24R because the preceding aircraft that had landed was slow to exit the runway.

Incident at MONTRÉAL INTL (MIRABEL) QC (CYMX)

An Académie Aéronautique Inc. Piper PA-34-200 (C-GTXG) from Montréal/Mirabel, QC (CYMX) to Montréal/Mirabel, QC (CYMX) aborted its takeoff due to an engine issue and exited the runway without incident. No impact on operations.

Incident at ST-GEORGES QC (CYSG)

An Aviation CMP Inc. Eurocopter EC-130 B4 (C-FKNG) filed a transborder flight plan from Portland, ME (KPWM) to St-Georges, QC (CYSG); however, the plan was not activated. Impact: no alerting service.

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

A WestJet Encore de Havilland DHC-8-402 (C-FENY/WEN3538) from Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) to Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) reported a bird strike near B2 on Runway 24R. No remains found during inspection. No impact.

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL) (FOD (foreign object debris), Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)

A Jazz de Havilland DHC-8-402 (JZA8093) from Sydney/J.A. Douglas McCurdy, NS (CYQY) to Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) reported a dead animal on Runway 24R on landing. A groundhog was found during inspection. Three arrivals were diverted to Runway 24L to land.

Accident at 4609N / 07539W

Information received from the Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton: During a landing on water, a privately registered, amateur-built Pathfinder lost control and crashed. The extent of the damages was unknown, but the aircraft was half submerged. The only soul on board was slightly injured. The National Operations Centre (NOC), Aviation Operations Centre (AOC) and the Transportation Safety Board of Canada (BST) were notified.

July 22, 2022

Incident at CHARLOTTETOWN AIRPORT (Incursion - manoeuvring area)

Pedestrians were observed walking on Taxiway A towards Taxiway B, from Apron I. A vehicle (ST20) intercepted them.

Incident at CHESTERFIELD INLET NU (CYCS) (ATM - operations)

The community aerodrome radio stations (CARS) from CYCS, CYLK, and CYZS did not provide services as published. Impact on operations unknown.

Incident at LUTSELK'E NT (CYLK) (ATM - operations)

The community aerodrome radio stations (CARS) from CYCS, CYLK, and CYZS did not provide services as published. Impact on operations unknown.

Incident at CORAL HARBOUR NU (CYZS) (ATM - operations)

The community aerodrome radio stations (CARS) from CYCS, CYLK, and CYZS did not provide services as published. Impact on operations unknown.

Incident at SANIKILUAQ NU (CYSK) (ATM - operations)

The community aerodrome radio stations (CARS) at CYSK, CYAB, CYMU, CYIK, CYKG, CYHA, CYTQ, CYLU, CYAS, CZEM and CYNC did not provide services as published.

Incident at ARCTIC BAY NU (CYAB) (ATM - operations)

The community aerodrome radio stations (CARS) at CYSK, CYAB, CYMU, CYIK, CYKG, CYHA, CYTQ, CYLU, CYAS, CZEM and CYNC did not provide services as published.

Incident at CALGARY INTL AB (CYYC)

The pilot of a Jazz Bombardier CL-600-2D24 (JZA8077) from Saskatoon/John G. Diefenbaker, SK (CYXE) to Calgary, AB (CYYC) initiated a go-around from about 1/2NM final due to an unstable approach. No impact on operations.

Incident at WHITEHORSE/ ERIK NIELSEN INTL (CYXY)

An American, privately registered Piper PA-18-150 conducted a transborder flight from Northway, AK (PAOR) to Whitehorse/Erik Nielsen, YT (CYXY) with no active flight plan. No impact to operations.

Incident at ULUKHAKTOK / HOLMAN NT (CYHI) (ATM - operations)

The community aerodrome radio stations (CARS) from CYHI and CZFN did not provide services as published.

Incident at TULITA (FORT NORMAN) NT (CZFN) (ATM - operations)

The community aerodrome radio stations (CARS) from CYHI and CZFN did not provide services as published.

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