June 16, 2021

Incident at BAGOTVILLE, QC (CYR666)

The following aircraft filed flight plans which infringed upon restricted airspace CYR666: A United Airlines Boeing 787-8 (UAL988) from Frankfurt, Germany (EDDF) to Washington Dulles, VA (KIAD); a Global Jet Luxembourg Gulfstream G650 (SVW44LF) from Milan Linate, Italy (LIML) to Newark, NJ (KEWR); a United Airlines Boeing 787-8 (UAL107) from Munich, Germany (EDDM) to Washington Dulles, VA (KIAD); a United Airlines Boeing 767-300 (UAL135) from Zurich, Switzerland (LSZH) to Newark, NJ (KEWR); a United Airlines Boeing 787-10 (UAL2800) from Frankfurt, Germany (EDDF) to Atlanta/Hartsfield–Jackson, GA (KATL); a United Airlines Boeing 777-300 (UAL15) from London/Heathrow, United Kingdom (EGLL) to Newark, NJ (KEWR); an Air Canada Boeing 787-9 (ACA845) from Frankfurt, Germany (EDDF) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL); a United Airlines Boeing 767-300 (UAL53) from Zurich, Switzerland (LSZH) to Washington Dulles, VA (KIAD); and a Qatar Airways Boeing 777-300 (QTR7HK) from Doha/Hamad, Qatar (OTHH) to New York/John F. Kennedy, NY (KJFK).

May 20, 2021

Incident at MONTRÉAL / ST-HUBERT QC (CYHU)

A Jazz Bombardier CL-600-2D24 (C-GJFZ/JZA8029) from Newark, NJ (KEWR) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL), on vectors for CYUL, was descended to 3000ft. An Airmedic Inc. Pilatus PC-12/47E (C-GYBX) from Montreal/St-Hubert, QC (CYHU) to Sept-Iles, QC (CYZV), validated on the standard instrument departure (SID) 24R in CYHU, climbed to 3000ft. At 1557Z, C-GYBX made initial contact with the Montreal terminal and was re-cleared to 2000ft.

February 27, 2021

Incident at 4936N / 06751W

A Scandinavian Airlines System Airbus A330-300 (SAS909) from Copenhagen, Denmark (EKCH) to Newark, NJ (KEWR) reported severe turbulence at FL400. The London flight information centre (FIC) was advised. No impact to operations.

February 26, 2021

Incident at 5029N / 06648W

A United Airlines Boeing 777-300 (UAL801) from Newark, NJ (KEWR) to New Delhi, India (VIDP) declared a medical emergency due to sick passenger. The aircraft requested to return to KEWR and requested medical assistance on the ground. The aircraft dumped fuel and all information was passed to the Montreal area control centre (ACC). No impact to operations.

June 14, 2021

Incident at 1NM TRENTON ON (CYTR)

A strong emergency locator transmitter (ELT) signal was reportedly heard for 5 to 7 minutes by a JetBlue Airways Corporation Airbus A320 (JBU595) from Newark, NJ (KEWR) to San Francisco, CA (KSFO).

June 3, 2021

Incident at 4329N / 07933W

An Air Canada Airbus BD-500-1A11 A220-300 (C-GROV/ACA702) from Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) to Newark, NJ (KEWR) reported a remotely piloted aircraft system (RPAS) climbing through A096. No operational impact.
UPDATE: AOR-274236-V2: ACA702 reported a remotely piloted aircraft system (RPAS) climbing through 9600. No operational impact.

May 22, 2021

Incident at TORONTO / LESTER B. PEARSON INTL ON (CYYZ)

An Air Canada Bombardier BD-500-1A10 A220-100 (ACA703) from Newark, NY (KEWR) to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) advised that it was in the missed approach for Runway 24L due to wind shear. The aircraft conducted a go-around and advised that it was in the missed approach again, at 1626Z, for Runway 24L, due to reported wind shear. The flight eventually landed on Runway 23, without further issue (WOFI), at 1641Z. No operational impact.

May 14, 2021

Incident at TORONTO / LESTER B. PEARSON INTL ON (CYYZ)

An Air Canada Airbus BD-500-1A10 A220-100 (ACA703) from Newark, NJ (KEWR) to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) conducted a go-around. ACA703 landed on Runway 24R at 1623Z. No operational impact.

March 15, 2021

Incident at 100NM NW TRENTON ON (CYTR)

A United Airlines Inc. Boeing 787-9 (UAL79) from Newark, NJ (KEWR) to Tokyo/Narita, Japan (RJAA) advised of a non-emergency situation that required the aircraft to return to KEWR. UAL79 dumped fuel for 25 minutes while approximately 90NM to 120NM north northwest (NNW) of Trenton, ON (CYTR) before returning to KEWR. No impact on operations.

April 30, 2021

Incident at GANDER CENTRE / ACC DE GANDER

A transborder flight plan for a French Air Force Dassault Falcon 2000 (CTM1279) from Goose Bay, NL (CYYR) to Newark, NJ (KEWR) was received by the Gander Centre via fax and, when it was entered into the system, the flight plan was found to be incomplete. No impact to operations.

March 22, 2021

Incident at Goose Bay, NL (CYA733)

Multiple aircraft filed flight plans which infringed upon Advisory Airspace CYA733, including: a United Airlines Boeing 787-10 (UAL71) from Amsterdam, Netherlands (EHAM) to Newark, NJ (KEWR); a United Airlines Boeing 787-8 (UAL928) from London/Heathrow, United Kingdom (EGLL) to Chicago/OHare, IL (KORD); an American Airlines Boeing 777-200 (AAL9721) from Amsterdam, Netherlands (EHAM) to Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (KDFW); a KLM Royal Dutch Airlines Boeing 787-10 (KLM661) from Amsterdam, Netherlands (EHAM) to Houston, TX (KIAH); an Air Canada Boeing 777-300 (ACA7215) from Frankfurt, Germany (EDDF) to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ); a TUI Airways Boeing 787-8 (TOM8758) from Edinburgh, Scotland (EGPH) to Philadelphia, PA (KPHL); a Delta Air Lines Airbus A350-900 (DAL3455) from Brussels, Belgium (EBBR) to Detroit/Wayne County, MI (KDTW); an American Airlines Boeing 787-9 (AAL71) from Frankfurt, Germany (EDDF) to Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (KDFW); an Etihad Airways Boeing 787-9 (ETD141) from Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (OMAA) to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ); an Etihad Airways Boeing 787-9 (ETD93C) from Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (OMAA) to Chicago/OHare, IL (KORD); and a Delta Air Lines Airbus A350-900 (DAL135) from Amsterdam, Netherlands (EHAM) to Detroit/Wayne County, MI (KDTW). Aircraft were routed around the airspace without incident and there was no impact to operations.

March 25, 2021

Incident at Goose Bay, NL (CYA733)

Multiple aircraft filed fight plans that infringed upon Advisory Airspace CYA733, including: a Provincial Aerospace Beech B300 (SPR755) from Îles-de-la-Madeleine, QC (CYGR) to Goose Bay, NL (CYYR); a United Airlines Boeing 777-300 (UAL2789) from London/Heathrow, United Kingdom (EGLL) to Newark, NJ (KEWR); a Scandinavian Airlines System Airbus A330-300 (SAS909) from Copenhagen, Denmark (EKCH) to Newark, NJ (KEWR); a British Airways Boeing 777-200 (BAW173) from London/Heathrow, United Kingdom (EGLL) to New York/John F. Kennedy, NY (KJFK); a Government of Canada, Department of National Defence Airbus A310 (CFC3134) from Trenton, ON (CYTR) to Berlin, Germany (EDDB); a Cargojet Airways Boeing 767-300 (CJT979) from Covington/Cincinnati, KY (KCVG) to East Midlands, UK (EGNX); a foreign, corporately registered Bombardier BD-700-2A12 (GLOBX) from Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Goose Bay, NL (CYYR); a Jet Story Bombardier BD-100-1A10 (CL35) (SPZEN) from Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Reykjavik, Iceland (BIKF); a Delta Air Lines Airbus A350-900 (DAL3455) from Brussels, Belgium (EBBR) to Detroit/Wayne County, MI (KDTW); a Federal Express Corporation Boeing 777-200 (FDX9247) from Memphis, TN (KMEM) to Cologne/Bonn, Germany (EDDK); and a Delta Air Lines Airbus A350-900 (DAL135) from Amsterdam, Netherlands (EHAM) to Detroit/Wayne County, MI (KDTW). Aircraft were rerouted without incident and there was no impact on operations. (Reference CADORS 2021A0180 for related occurrence)

March 1, 2021

Incident at 4750N / 06708W

A Lufthansa German Airlines Airbus A330-300 (DLH402) from Frankfurt, Germany (EDDF) to Newark, NJ (KEWR) reported severe turbulence at FL360. The aircraft did not deviate from the flight level (FL). The London (XU) flight information centre (FIC) was called. No impact to operations.

February 2, 2021

Incident at 4717N / 06616W

An Air India Boeing 777-300 (AIC106) from Newark, NJ (KEWR) to Delhi, India (VIDP) reported severe turbulence at FL330. The aircraft did not change its flight level. The London flight information centre (FIC) was notified. No delay in service.

November 15, 2020

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

A Sky Regional Airlines Embraer ERJ 170-200 SU (C-FUJA/SKV7739) from Newark Intl, NJ (KEWR) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl, QC (CYUL) conducted a missed approach for Runway 06R due to an unstable approach. The aircraft landed without issue at 1716Z. No impact to operations.

March 12, 2020

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

An Air Algérie Airbus A330-202 (7TVJC/DAH2700) from Algiers, Algeria (DAAG) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) was instructed to conduct a go-around on Runway 06R because a Sky Regional Airlines Embraer ERJ 170-200 SU (C-FEIQ/SKV7742) from Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Newark, NJ (KEWR) had lined up on the runway while a Chartright Air Bombardier BD-100-1A10 (C-FXGO/HRT242) from Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) was unable to exit via Taxiway L, which was blocked by a Government of Quebec Canadair CL600-2B16 (C-GQBQ/QUE20) on a MEDEVAC flight from Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Quebec/Jean Lesage, QC (CYQB). No other impact on operations.

Incident at 20NM QUÉBEC / JEAN LESAGE INTL QC (CYQB)

A Commutair/United Express Embraer EMB-145XR (UCA4986) from Quebec/Jean Lesage, QC (CYQB) to Newark, NJ (KEWR) declared an emergency due to the presence of smoke in the aircraft and requested a return to CYQB. The aircraft landed on Runway 06 without incident at 1145Z. The runway inspection was completed at 1150Z. No impact on operations.
UPDATE from TSB report #A20Q0031: N16183, an Embraer EMB-145XR operated by CommutAir under flight number UCA4986, was flying under instrument flight rules from the Quebec/Jean Lesage, QC (CYQB) airport, bound for Newark (KEWR) in the United States, with 41 passengers and 3 crew members. During the climb to approximately 10,000 feet, the crew noticed the presence of fumes in the cockpit. The crew subsequently put on their oxygen mask, declared a state of emergency and requested a return to CYQB. The aircraft touched down on Runway 06 without incident with the aircraft rescue and firefighting (ARFF) services were on standby. There is had no injuries or damage. Inspection of the aircraft determined that a left engine oil leak (#1) was the source of the problem. A convoy flight to Albany (KALB), NY, will be made in order to perform a more thorough inspection.

March 8, 2020

Incident at 10NM SW QUÉBEC / JEAN LESAGE INTL QC (CYQB)

A United Airlines Embraer EMB-145XR (N14143/UCA4966) from Quebec/Jean Lesage, QC (CYQB) to Newark, NJ (KEWR) declared an emergency due to a landing gear problem. Emergency vehicles were deployed. The aircraft landed without incident at 2138Z. No impact on operations.
UPDATE from TSB report A20Q0030: N14143, an Embraer EMB-145XR operated by CommutAir under flight number UCA4966, was flying under instrument flight rules from the Quebec City/Jean Lesage, QC (CYQB) airport to the destination of Newark (KEWR) in the United States, with 42 passengers and 3 crew members. During the initial climb after takeoff, the Engine-Indicating and Crew-Alerting System (EICAS) generated a message of disagreement between the position of the landing gear control lever in the retracted position while the landing gear remained in the extended position. The crew declared a state of emergency, requested a return to CYQB and completed the Quick Reference Handbook (QRH) checklist. The aircraft touched down on Runway 06 without incident, with the aircraft rescue and fire fighting (ARFF) services on standby. There were no injuries or damage.

February 27, 2020

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

An Air Creebec Inc. de Havilland DHC-8-102 (C-GYWX/CRQ928) from Chisasibi, QC (CSU2) to Montreal/Trudeau, QC (CYUL) crossed the stopline on Taxiway A3. A Jazz Bombardier CL-600-2B19 (C-FDJA/JZA7944) from Montreal/Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Newark, NJ (KEWR) was in position and waiting for takeoff and an Air Canada Airbus A320-211 (C-FPWD/ACA782) from Los Angeles, CA (KLAX) to Montreal/Trudeau, QC (CYUL) was on approach. ACA782 was instructed to conduct a pull-up.

February 13, 2020

Incident at 5609N / 06557W

According to an automatic dependent surveillance – contract (ADS-C) report, an El Al Israel Airlines Boeing 787-9 (ELY027/4XEDK) from Tel Aviv, Israel (LLBG) to Newark, NJ (KEWR) was not following the route in its flight plan, that is, MOFAT ALB. The report indicated instead that the aircraft followed MOFAT HANAA ALB. When questioned, the aircraft confirmed that the flight plan had been entered incorrectly. No impact on operations.

February 2, 2020

Incident at LAFIT intersection

A Jazz Bombardier CL-600-2D24 (C-FTJZ/JZA8634) from Ottawa/Macdonald-Cartier, ON (CYOW) to Halifax/Stanfield, NS (CYHZ) directly above LAFIT reported a traffic alert and collision avoidance system (TCAS) advisory. The only traffic in the area was a United Airlines Boeing 777-200 (UAL89) from Newark/Liberty, NJ (KEWR) to Beijing, China (ZBAA) at FL 310. No impact on operations.

January 15, 2020

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

A Sky Regional Airlines Embraer ERJ 170-200 SU (SKV7743) from Newark, NJ (KEWR)to Montreal/Trudeau, QC (CYUL) rejected its approach due to unstable approach. No impact on operations.

January 6, 2020

Incident at 4844N / 06514W

A United Airlines Boeing 767 400 (UAL70) from Newark, NJ (KEWR) to Amsterdam, Netherlands (EHAM) turned around in Gander, NL (QX) area control centre (ACC) airspace due to a medical emergency. The aircraft diverted to back KEWR then changed destination to Bangor, ME (KBGR). At 0240Z, the aircraft diverted in Moncton, NB (QM) ACC airspace. No impact to operations.

January 10, 2020

Incident at 5057N / 06921W

The pilot of a United Airlines Boeing 767-322 (N659UA/UAL909) on a flight from Chicago/OHare Intl, IL (KORD) to Amsterdam, Netherlands (EHAM) requested a destination change to Newark Intl, NJ (KEWR) due tow unruly passengers on board. No emergency declared, no fuel to dump. North American Aerospace Defence Command (NORAD) advised. No impact on operations.

November 14, 2020

Incident at 4303N / 07906W

The Cleveland Air Route Traffic Control Centre (ZOB) Watcher Manager advised the Toronto Centre (CZYZ) Duty Shift Manager that a Sky Regional Airlines Embraer ERJ 170-200 SU (C-FRQN/SKV7657) from Newark, NJ (KEWR) to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) reported a laser illumination while flying over Niagara Falls at FL190. The laser illumination was originating from the Canadian side. Niagara Park police were advised. No operational impact.

October 31, 2020

Incident at 4NM TORONTO / BILLY BISHOP TORONTO CITY AIRPORT ON (CYTZ)

A Sky Regional Inc. Embraer ERJ 170-200 SU (SKV7647) from Newark, NJ (KEWR) to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) reported an emergency locator transmitter (ELT) signal, 4NM Northeast (NE) of Toronto/Billy Bishop, ON (CYTZ), while on arrival to CYYZ. No operational impact.

August 17, 2020

Incident at NOSIK intersection (Communication navigation surveillance/air traffic system)

The controller handed an Endeavor Air Inc. Bombardier CL-600-2D24 (EDV5059) from Newark, NJ (KEWR) to Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN (KMSP) off to the Minneapolis Air Route Traffic Control Centre (ZMP) at approximately the same time that the ZMP handed a Cargojet Airways Ltd. Boeing 767-300 (CJT516) from Vancouver, BC (CYVR) to Hamilton, ON (CYHM) off to the Toronto Centre (CZY) controller. The aircraft were flying in opposite directions, at FL360 and FL370 respectively, and approximately 80NM apart. The ZMP controller changed the code on EDV5059 and the data tag was no longer visible to the CZY controller. Moments later, the CZY controller started to descend CJT516. The ZMP controller turned EDV5059 to avoid a conflict and advised the CZY controller.

March 14, 2020

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

The tower at Ottawa/Macdonald-Cartier, ON (CYOW) was evacuated due to a fire alarm. Impact on operations: a Jazz Bombardier CL-600-2B19 (C-GTJA/JZA8857) from Newark, NJ (KEWR) to Ottawa/Macdonald-Cartier, ON (CYOW) was placed into a holding pattern for a period of 15 minutes, and it landed at 0303Z. Tower closed from 0242Z to 0303Z.

March 4, 2020

Incident at TORONTO / LESTER B. PEARSON INTL ON (CYYZ)

A United Airlines Embraer EMB-145XR (N13161/UAL4991) from Newark, NJ (KEWR) to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) was issued alternate missed approach instructions for final Runway 24R in the event of a missed approach. UAL4991 conducted a go around for Runway 24R and landed on Runway 24R at 2224Z without further incident. No operational impact.

March 2, 2020

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

A Jazz Bombardier CL-600-2B19 (JZA8855) from Newark Intl, NJ (KEWR) to Ottawa/Macdonald-Cartier Intl, ON (CYOW) rejected its approach because of instability. JZA8855 landed at 2059Z. No impact.

January 26, 2020

Incident at NOAHA intersection

A Chartright Air Bombardier CL-600-2B16 (HRT085) on a flight from Newark Intl, NJ (KEWR) to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson Intl, ON (CYYZ) executed a go around due to a landing gear indication problem. HRT085 performed a checklist to troubleshoot and then requested fire trucks to stand by for landing. HRT085 landed Runway 23 at 2317Z without incident and was escorted to the gate by Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting (ARFF). No emergency was declared. No operational impact.
UPDATE TSB Report #A20O0008: C-FNBM a Bombardier CL600-2B16 aircraft was conducting Chartright Air flight HRT085 from Newark Liberty International Airport (KEWR), NJ to Toronto/Leaster B. Pearson Intl. (CYYZ), ON. On approach, the Flight crew executed a go-around due to a landing gear indication problem. After the go-around, HRT085 performed the checklist items to troubleshoot the problem and then requested fire trucks to stand by for landing. The aircraft landed without further incident in CYYZ and taxied to the gate.

January 20, 2020

Incident at TORONTO / LESTER B. PEARSON INTL ON (CYYZ)

A Delta Air Lines McDonnell Douglas MD-88 (N916DL/DAL1804) from Atlanta, GA (KATL) to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) was instructed to conduct a go-around for Runway 24L due to traffic on the runway, a Commutair/Continental Embraer EMB-145XR (N14198/UCA4909) from Newark, NJ (KEWR) to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ), being slow to vacate. DAL1804 landed on Runway 24L at 2158Z without further incident. No operational impact.

January 17, 2020

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

An ExpressJet Airlines Embraer EMB-170 (ASQ4151) from Newark, NJ (KEWR) to Ottawa/MacDonald-Cartier, ON (CYOW) short final for Runway 32 advised the tower that they had flaps issues and requested a missed approach to go around and look at things. Came back 10 minutes after and landed no impact on operations.

August 10, 2020

Incident at Newark International, NJ (KEWR)

TSB Report #A20F0137: C-GOJA, a CRJ 100 was operated by Jazz flight JZA8022 from Toronto Lester B. Pearson International Airport, (CYYZ), ON, to Newark Liberty International Airport (KEWR), NJ, USA, when the crew reported a flap fail at 14 degrees on approach to Newark, advised air traffic control (ATC) they had a maintenance issue to work through and broke off the approach. No emergency or PAN PAN declared, ATC elected to send the trucks out. Flight crew advised flight attendant and passengers that it would be an abnormal landing. Flight landed without incident.
UPDATE from Airworthiness: A Civil Aviation Safety Inspector (CASI) looked into this occurrence. This is the second of three recent events for this aircraft. The first event was covered by CADORS No. 2020O1017, and the third did not result in a CADORS. This event (second) was reported as a Flap Extension fail at 14 degrees on approach to KEWR on August 10, 2020. Following extensive troubleshooting, an electrical connector and the Flaps Electronic Control Unit were replaced. The aircraft was returned to service following rigging and operation tests of the Flap System. Subsequently, the Flap System failed at 42 degrees after landing on August 23, 2020 (Flight No. 8028). The right-hand (R/H) Brake Position Sensor Unit (BPSU) was moved to the left-hand (L/H) position and a replacement BPSU was installed in the R/H position. The aircraft was again returned to service following rigging and operational tests. There has been no recurrence. The operator has plans to submit a Service Difficulty Report.

November 7, 2020

Incident at 5645N / 04855W

An Air India Ltd. Boeing 777-300 (VTALS/AIC106) from Newark, NJ (KEWR) to New Delhi, India (VIDP) was observed, by the adjacent unit, to be flying at an uncoordinated altitude. No impact on operations.

September 21, 2020

Incident at 4425N / 06444W

The pilot of an Emirates Boeing 777-300 (UAE2556) from Newark, NJ (KEWR) to Dubai, United Arab Emirates (OMDB) reported severe turbulence at FL350. The flight information centre (FIC) was advised. No impact on operations.

March 12, 2020

Incident at 4926N / 05856W

A United Airlines Boeing 777-300 (UAL48) from Newark, NJ (KEWR) to Mumbai, India (VABB), flying in Ganders airspace, requested to return to its departure airport due to a mechanical issue. The pilot advised that it was not an emergency and that no assistance was required. Upon entering Moncton airspace, the pilot requested a fuel dump. Fuel dump was approved and all affected air navigation services (ANS) were coordinated with. Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Halifax was advised. No impact to operations.

January 20, 2020

Incident at HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ)

A Silk Way Airlines Embraer EMB-145XR (N13118/ASQ4033) from Newark, NJ (KEWR) to Halifax/Stanfield, NS (CYHZ) had an issue with the Flight Management System (FMS) while on approach to CYHZ. The aircraft conducted a missed approach (MA) and diverted to Bangor, ME (KBGR). No impact on operations.

Incident at HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ)

An ExpressJet Airlines Embraer EMB-145XR (N13118/ASQ4033) on a flight from Newark Intl, NJ (KEWR) to Halifax/Stanfield Intl, NS (CYHZ) was pulled up on final Runway 32 due to being unable to maintain final approach course on area navigation (RNAV). ASQ4033 diverted to Bangor, ME (KBGR) due to onboard equipment issues.

January 7, 2020

Incident at DUTIR intersection

An ExpressJet Airlines Embraer EMB-145XR (N17196/ASQ4096) from Newark, NJ (KEWR) to Halifax/Stanfield, NS (CYHZ) flew approximately 1.5NM past DUTIR before turning base flying instrument landing system (ILS) 23 DUTIR transition. No operational impact. Radar and audio reviewed.

January 10, 2020

Incident at 4226N / 05812W

An El Al Israel Airlines Boeing 777-200 (4XECC/ELY026) on a flight from Newark Intl, NJ (KEWR) to Tel Aviv, Israel (LLBG) at FL360 declared an emergency with New York Oceanic Area Control Centre (NYOAC) due to smoke in the cabin. The aircraft entered Moncton (QM) airspace at FL280 and landed Halifax/Stanfield Intl, NS (CYHZ) at 0336Z without incident.

January 6, 2020

Incident at 5440N / 05748W

A United Airlines Boeing 767-400 (N66057/UAL70) on a flight from Newark Intl, NJ (KEWR) to Amsterdam, Netherlands (EHAM) originally requested to divert to Goose Bay, NL (CYYR) due to a medical emergency but subsequently requested to return to KEWR. The aircraft was cleared as requested. No traffic or impact to operations.

December 27, 2019

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

A United Airlines Embraer EMB-145XR (N14148/UCA5005) from Newark, NJ (KEWR) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) crossed Taxiway B2 while landing on Runway 24R and used more than the available runway length. No impact.
Update – TSB Report #A19Q0204: N14148, a Commutair Embraer-145XR (UCA5005), was on an IFR flight from Newark Liberty Intl/Newark, NJ (KEWR) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL). During the landing on Runway 24R at CYUL the aircraft could not stop before the runway edge, which was temporarily moved due to repair work on the runway. The length of the available runway was 7 068 ft. After the aircraft passed the end of the runway, it was cleared to taxi onto the closed portion of the runway so that it could get to the passenger bridge.There was freezing rain at the time of the landing. The aircraft was not damaged and no one was injured.

December 21, 2019

Incident at 5323N / 07413W

A United Airlines Boeing 777-200 (N78009/UAL179D) from Newark Intl, NJ (KEWR) to Chek Lap Kok, Hong Kong (VHHH) reported that it was returning to KEWR and landing due to an equipment problem. No emergency was declared and no assistance was required. No impact on operations.

December 18, 2019

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL) (Aerodrome - runway or taxiway surface condition)

A Commutair/United Express Embraer EMB-145XR (UCA5005) from Newark Intl, NJ (KEWR) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl, QC (CYUL) conducted a pull-up due to a low braking coefficient on the runway. No impact on operations.

December 7, 2019

Incident at 5600N / 06702W

A United Airlines Boeing 777-200 (N77022/UAL89) from Newark Intl, NJ (KEWR) to Beijing, China (ZBAA) reported that it was returning to KEWR and landing due to a technical problem. No emergency declared and no assistance requested. The aircraft descended to dump fuel. No impact on operations.

December 4, 2019

Incident at 5334N / 07341W

A United Airlines Boeing 777-200 (N77022/UAL89) from Newark Intl, NJ (KEWR) to Beijing, China (ZBAA) reported that it was returning to KEWR and landing due to a maintenance problem. No emergency was declared and no assistance was requested. No impact on operations.

November 22, 2019

Incident at QUÉBEC / JEAN LESAGE INTL QC (CYQB)

An ExpressJet Airlines Embraer EMB-145LR (N15912/ASQ4431) from Newark, NJ (KEWR) to Quebec/Jean Lesage, QC (CYQB) asked for clearance to conduct a go-around due to unstable approach.

November 12, 2019

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

At departure from Runway 06R, a Commutair/United Express Embraer EMB-145XR (UCA4907) from Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl, QC (CYUL) to Newark Intl, NJ (KEWR) rejected its takeoff due to a burning smell. UCA4907 returned to the gate. No impact on operations.

November 9, 2019

Incident at 5713N / 06725W

An automatic dependent surveillance – contract (ADS-C) report indicated that an Austrian Airlines Boeing 767-300 (AUA89) from Vienna, Austria (LOWW) to Newark, NJ (KEWR) did not follow the route in its flight plan, which was MOFAT ALB. The report indicated that the aircraft instead followed MOFAT HANAA ALB. No impact on operations.

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