August 22, 2020

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

An Eva Airways Corporation Boeing 777-300 (EVA010) from Taoyuan, Taiwan (RCTP) to Vancouver, BC (CYVR) exited Runway 08L via restricted Taxiway M3. Audio reviewed.

April 5, 2020

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR) (FOD (foreign object debris))

Vancouver Airport Authority (YVRAA) informed Air Traffic Control (ATC) that 4 ducks were found after an Eva Airways Boeing 787-9 (EVA009) from Vancouver, BC (CYVR) to Taoyuan, Taiwan (RCTP) had departed.

March 18, 2020

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR) (Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown, Communication navigation surveillance/air traffic system)

An Eva Airways Boeing 787-9 (B17885/EVA009) from Vancouver, BC (CYVR) to Taoyuan, Taiwan (RCTP) was issued taxi instructions via the apron onto Taxiway M, which was closed for maintenance. Subsequently the controller was reminded, on ground frequency, of the closure by an airside escort vehicle and then re-issued an alternate route which prevented the aircraft from entering the closed surface. Airport safety barriers were in place.

March 16, 2020

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

An Air Canada Boeing 787-9 (C-FRSA/ACA018) from Taoyuan, Taiwan (RCTP) to Vancouver, BC (CYVR) was issued the missed approach for Runway 26R due to insufficient space behind a Jazz Bombardier CL-600-2D24 (JZA8043) from Sacramento, CA (KSMF) to Vancouver, BC (CYVR) that was ahead. ACA018 landed safely on Runway 26R.

February 21, 2020

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

An EVA Airways Boeing 787-9 (B17883/EVA009) from Vancouver, BC (CYVR) to Taoyuan, Taiwan (RCTP) was taxiing for departure and was issued JA, J, M, and R but taxied South on J. Aircraft was rerouted via J, K and R. No operational impact.

February 6, 2020

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR) (FOD (foreign object debris), Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)

After an Eva Airways Corporation Boeing 777-300 (B16739/EVA009) from Vancouver, BC (CYVR) to Taoyuan, Taiwan (RCTP) departed Runway 26L, a runway inspection found foreign object debris (FOD). A mature barn owl was found, deceased. Runway re-opened at 0916Z.

January 6, 2020

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

A Horizon Air Industries Inc. Embraer ERJ 170-200 LR (N639QX/QXE2508) from Seattle-Tacoma, WA (KSEA) to Vancouver, BC (CYVR) was issued the missed approach for Runway 08R due to an Eva Air Boeing 777-300 (EVA009) from Vancouver, BC (CYVR) to Taipei, Taiwan (RCTP) departing ahead that was slow to roll.

July 12, 2020

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

An Eva Airways Corporation Boeing 777-300 (EVA035) from Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) to Taoyuan, Taiwan (RCTP) taxied through a closed portion of the taxiway and the closed surface of the holding bay.

March 5, 2020

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

An Eva Airways Boeing 777-300 (B16726/EVA035) from Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) to Taoyuan, Taiwan (RCTP) was observed turning right after departing Runway 23 without authorization. EVA035 was instructed to turn back to runway heading. No impact to operations.

January 6, 2020

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

An Air Canada Airbus A320-214 (C-FGJI/ACA943) from L.F. Wade, Bermuda (TXKF) to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) reported wake turbulence downwind to Runway 24L behind an Eva Airways Boeing 777-300 (B16727/EVA036) from Taoyuan, Taiwan (RCTP) to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ). No operational impact.

December 1, 2019

Incident at 5031N / 13420W

An Eva Airways Boeing 777-300 (EVA010) on a flight plan from Taiwan Taoyuan Intl, Taiwan (RCTP) to Vancouver Intl, BC (CYVR) reported a medical emergency with a passenger on board. Priority service given to EVA010. No other impact to the operations.

November 17, 2019

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

An Eva Airways Corp. Boeing 777-300 Series (EVA10) from Taoyuan, Taiwan (RCTP) to Toronto/Lester. B Pearson, ON (CYYZ) was instructed to conduct a missed approach due to a WestJet Boeing 737-800 (WJA717) from Toronto/Lester. B Pearson, ON (CYYZ) to Vancouver, BC (CYVR) slow to exit the runway.

October 15, 2019

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

A Morningstar Air Express Cessna 208B (C-FEXI/MAL8949) on a flight from Nanaimo, BC (CYCD) to Vancouver Intl, BC (CYVR) was pulled up Runway 08R due to an Air Canada Boeing 787-9 (C-FSBV/ACA017) on a flight from Vancouver Intl, BC (CYVR) to Taiwan Taoyuan Intl, Taiwan (RCTP) still on the runway departing. MAL8949 landed Runway 08R at 1820Z. No operational impact.

September 1, 2019

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

A China Airlines Ltd. Airbus A350-900 (B18906/CAL32) from Taoyuan, Taiwan (RCTP) to Vancouver, BC (CYVR) was instructed to exit right after landing on Runway 26L. The only exit available to this type of aircraft was L, however the aircraft exited on L2.

August 16, 2019

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

An EVA Airways Corporation Boeing 777-300 (B16707/EVA009) from Vancouver, BC (CYVR) to Taoyuan, Taiwan (RCTP) was taxiing to depart from Runway 08R. EVA009 was instructed to line up for Runway 08R at the threshold but the aircraft lined up at the L4 Taxiway, which is prohibited for a Boeing 777-300. The tower gave the aircraft the runway length from L4 and the pilot of EVA009 said that was fine and departed Runway 08R from L4. Tower supervisor reviewed the audio.

April 16, 2019

Incident at In the vicinity of: VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

A China Airlines Boeing 777-300 (B18001/CAL007) from Los Angeles, CA (KLAX) to Taoyuan, Taiwan (RCTP) diverted to Vancouver, BC (CYVR) due to a medical emergency.

March 25, 2019

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

An Eva Airways Corporation Boeing 777-300 (B16733/EVA010) from Taoyuan, Taiwan (RCTP) to Vancouver, BC (CYVR) taxied off Runway onto Taxiway M3, which was restricted for that aircraft type.

March 26, 2019

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

A China Airlines Limited Airbus A350-941 (B18918/CAL032) from Taoyuan Intl, Taiwan (RCTP) to Vancouver Intl, BC (CYVR) flew a missed approach (MA) for Runway 26R due to being unstable. The aircraft vectored for a 2nd approach to Runway 08L and landed without incident at 0248Z. No operational impact.

July 21, 2019

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

An Eva Airways Boeing 777-300 (EVA036) from (RCTP) to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) executed an overshoot. EVA036 landed uneventfully at 0146Z. No operational impact.

June 6, 2019

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

An Eva Airways Boeing 777-300 (B16725/EVA036) from Taoyuan, Taiwan (RCTP) to Toronto/Pearson, ON (CYYZ) initiated a missed approach for Runway 05, no reason given. Aircraft re-sequenced and landed on Runway 05 at 0212Z without further incident.

May 13, 2019

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

An Eva Airways Boeing 777-300 (B16719/EVA036) from Taoyuan, Taiwan (RCTP) to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) was instructed to go-around for spacing on final for Runway 05. EVA036 landed on Runway 05 at 0216Z without further incident.

November 11, 2018

Incident at 12NM VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

An Air Canada Boeing 787-9 (ACA018) from Taiwan Taoyuan International, Taiwan (RCTP) to Vancouver International, BC (CYVR) reported passing over a drone at 3400 feet. No operational impact.

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR) (ATS operating irregularity)

An Eva Airways Corporation Boeing 777-300 Series (B16740/EVA010) from Taiwan Taoyuan International, Taiwan (RCTP) to Vancouver International, BC (CYVR) was mistakenly instructed by the controller to exit Runway 26L at L2. When the error was realized, the controller was unable to stop the aircraft from exiting at L2.

November 10, 2018

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

Air traffic control (ATC) pulled up a WestJet Encore Ltd de Havilland DHC-8-402 (C-FENJ/WEN3354) from Victoria Intl, BC (CYYJ) to Vancouver Intl, BC (CYVR) due to an Air Canada Boeing 787-9 (C-FGDT/ACA017) from Vancouver Intl, BC (CYVR) to Taoyuan Intl, Taiwan (RCTP) using the incorrect runway entry point.

October 28, 2018

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

The pilot of an Air Canada Boeing 787-9 (C-FGDZ/ACA018) from Taoyuan Intl Airport, Taiwan (RCTP) to Vancouver Intl, BC (CYVR) reported a bird strike. Nothing was found. No operational impact.

September 8, 2018

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

An Eva Airways Boeing 777 300 series (EVA010) from Taoyuan Int'l Airport, Taiwan (RCTP) to Vancouver Int'l, BC (CYVR) advised of a brake issue and requested to land Runway 08R. Emergency standby was initiated by the tower. Landed 0303Z. No operational impact.

August 12, 2018

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

An Eva Airways Corporation Boeing 777 300 Series (EVA010) from Taoyuan Int'l Airport, Taiwan (RCTP) to Vancouver Int'l, BC (CYVR) exited at Taxiway M3 which was not permitted for the aircraft type.

July 21, 2018

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

An Eva Airways Boeing 777 300 series (B16705/EVA010) from Taipei, Taiwan (RCTP) to Vancouver Int'l, BC (CYVR), despite instructions to the contrary, exited Runway 26L at L2. L2 is restricted in the corrective action plan (CAP) due to the size of the aircraft.

July 17, 2018

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

Due to aircraft size restriction for Taxiway L2, an Eva Airways Corporation Boeing 777 300 Series (B16711/EVA010) from Taiwan Taoyuan Int'l Airport, Taiway (RCTP) to Vancouver Int'l, BC (CYVR) was instructed to exit at L. However, the aircraft exited Runway 26L at L2.

May 19, 2018

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

An Eva Airways Corporation Boeing 777-300 Series (EVA009) from Vancouver International, BC (CYVR) to Taoyuan International, Taiwan (RCTP) taxied onto Apron 6 at Taxiway L, which is not authorized for a Boeing 777-300. The CYVR airport authority (AA) attended and provided a Tug to position the aircraft to exit via Taxiway L.

January 30, 2018

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

A China Airlines Ltd. Airbus A350-900 (B18901/CAL032) from Taoyuan, Taiwan (RCTP) to Vancouver, BC (CYVR) landed on Runway 26L and was instructed to exit at Taxiway L. The aircraft exited at Taxiway L2 which is restricted for A359's. No operational impact.

January 20, 2018

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR) (FOD (foreign object debris), Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)

An Air Canada Boeing 787-9 (C-FGHZ/ACA011) on a flight from Vancouver, BC (CYVR) to Taipei, Taiwan (RCTP) reported a possible bird strike on departure Runway 08R. The runway was closed for inspection. Dead eagle found. 4 aircraft were delayed. Runway 08R reopened at 2035Z.

October 25, 2018

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

A Jazz de Havilland DHC-8-402 (C-GJZN/JZA8546) from Thunder Bay, ON (CYQT) to Toronto/Pearson International, ON (CYYZ) reported encountering wake turbulence approaching the downwind to Runway 05. An Eva Airways Corporation Being 777-300 (EVA036) from Taiwan Taoyuan International, Taiwan (RCTP) to Toronto/Pearson International, ON (CYYZ) was 10NM ahead and 1000 feet below. No impact to operations.

August 11, 2018

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

An Air Canada Airbus A320-211 (C-FDQQ/ACA172) from Edmonton Int'l, AB (CYEG) to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson Int'l, ON (CYYZ) was instructed to initiate a missed approach to Runway 23 due to previous landing aircraft, an Eva Airways Corporation Boeing 777 300 series (EVA036) from Taipei, Taiwan (RCTP) to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson Int'l, ON (CYYZ) using full length and slow to exit with a departure, an Air Canada Boeing 737-8 (C-FSOI/ACA787) from Toronto/Lester B. Pearson Int'l, ON (CYYZ) to Los Angeles Int'l, CA (KLAX) in position to takeoff.

August 8, 2018

Incident at 12NM TORONTO ON VOR/DME (YYZ)

A WestJet Encore de Havilland DHC-8-402 (WEN3539) from Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau Int'l, QC (CYUL) to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson Int'l, ON (CYYZ) had a wake encounter downwind Runway 23 from a Eva Airways Boeing 777 300 series (EVA036) from Taipei, Taiwan (RCTP) to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson Int'l, ON (CYYZ). WEN3539 landed at 0203Z. No operational impact.

May 27, 2018

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

A Jazz de Havilland DHC-8-402 (JZA8874) from Windsor, ON (CYQG) to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson International, ON (CYYZ) reported wake turbulence following an Eva Airways Corporation Boeing 777-300 (EVA036) from Taoyuan International, Taiwan (RCTP) to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson International, ON (CYYZ). At the time of the report, JZA8874 was 8 nautical miles (NM) behind EVA036, and both were on the final approach for Runway 05.

May 19, 2018

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

An Eva Airways Corporation Boeing 777-300 (EVA836) from Taoyuan International, Taiwan (RCTP) to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson International, ON (CYYZ) initiated an overshoot of Runway 05, citing an auto-land issue. EVA836 returned and landed on Runway 05 at 0212Z without incident. No operational impact.

April 4, 2018

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

An Eva Airways Boeing 777 300 Series (EVA036) from Taipei, Taiwan (RCTP) to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) was using the auto land functionality while attempting to land Runway 05 when the aircraft unexpectedly pitched up and the crew elected to conduct a missed approach. No operational impact.

January 21, 2018

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

An Eva Airways Corp. Boeing 777 300 series (EVA036) from Taiwan (RCTP) to Toronto/Pearson, ON (CYYZ) was instructed to overshoot CYYZ Runway 05 due to another aircraft, a Federal Express Corp. McDonnell Douglas DC 10 (FDX148) being slow to vacate. There was no operational impact.

June 15, 2018

Incident at Taipei

TSB #A18F0129: C-FGEO, a Boeing 787-9 aircraft operated by Air Canada, was conducting flight ACA018 from Taipei/Taiwan Taoyuan Intl, Taiwan (RCTP) to Vancouver Intl, BC (CYVR) with 11 crew members and 290 passengers on board. During final boarding at RCTP while the aircraft was still being refueled, the circuit breaker for the fuel overfill protection tripped. As a result, an estimated 400 kgs of fuel spilled. Passengers were deplaned and the flight was delayed by an hour for maintenance action.

December 30, 2017

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

An Eva Airways Corporation Boeing 777-300 (B16732/EVA010) on a flight from Taipei, Taiwan (RCTP) to Vancouver, BC (CYVR) exited Runway 26L at Taxiway L2, contrary to air traffic control (ATC) instructions. Boeing 777-300 series aircraft were not authorized on Taxiway L2. No impact on operations.

December 2, 2017

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR) (Incursion - runway - animal)

An Air Canada Boeing 787-9 (C-FNOH/ACA012) on a flight from Taipei, Taiwan (RCTP) to Vancouver, BC (CYVR) reported possibly hitting a coyote landing Runway 08L. Nothing found.

November 20, 2017

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

A China Airlines Airbus A300 (B18905/CAL032) on a flight from Taipei, Taiwan (RCTP) to Vancouver, BC (CYVR) was instructed three times to exit at Taxiway M5 as M3 is restricted to aircraft type. The aircraft exited at Taxiway M3 after acknowledgement of instructions. The controller advised the pilot of error and gave further taxi instructions to the gate. No operational impact.

October 22, 2017

Incident at 11NM VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

An Air Canada Boeing 787-9 (C-FRSI/ACA012) on a flight from Taipei, Taiwan (RCTP) to Vancouver, BC (CYVR) intercepted the localizer for Runway 26R in the vicinity of the Alex Fraser Bridge and reported seeing a drone just north of the localizer at approximately 1,000 feet. Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) was advised.

September 23, 2017

Incident at 4913N / 12325W

An Air Canada Boeing 767-375 (C-FCAF/ ACA107) from Toronto, ON (CYYZ) to Vancouver, BC (CYVR) reported a wake turbulence encounter 5.5 miles in trail of an Air Canada Boeing 787-9 (C-FGDZ/ ACA012) from Taipei, Taiwan (RCTP) to Vancouver, BC (CYVR). No impact on operations.

August 5, 2017

Incident at 4948N / 12701W

An Eva Airways Corporation Boeing 777 300 (EVA023) from Seattle, WA (KSEA) to Taipei, Taiwan (RCTP) declared a medical emergency and dumped fuel for approximately 20 minutes prior to returning to KSEA. No impact on operations.

April 21, 2017

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR) (Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)

A China Airlines Limited Boeing 747-400 (B18210/CAL032), from Taipei, Taiwan (RCTP) to Vancouver, BC (CYVR) landed Runway 26R and upon exiting at M6, initiated a eastbound turn onto Taxiway M and came to a stop. The pilot advised they were unable to complete further taxi and requested a Tow to complete movement to the apron. Several aircraft were re- assigned Runway 26L for arrival due to the blocked exit at M6.

April 8, 2017

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

An Eva Airways Corporation Boeing 747-400 (B16412/EVA010) from Taipei, Taiwan (RCTP) to Vancouver, BC (CYVR) was instructed to conduct a missed approach Runway 08L due to compression on final inside the final approach fix with preceding aircraft.

February 24, 2017

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

A China Airlines Boeing 747-400 (B18208/CAL032) from Taipei, Taiwan (RCTP) to Vancouver, BC (CYVR) was on approach and on vectors for the ILS26R. The aircraft reported a mechanical issue when 10 mile final and flew through the localizer. The controller turned the aircraft to the north to ensure separation with another aircraft on a visual approach for Runway 26L. The pilot reported the mechanical issue was resolved and was turned downwind for re-sequencing. The aircraft landed safely Runway 26R at 0249Z.

December 22, 2017

Incident at 45NM TORONTO / LESTER B. PEARSON INTL ON (CYYZ)

The controller attempted to clear an Eva Airways Boeing 777 300 (EVA035) from Toronto/ Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) to Taipei, Taiwan (RCTP) direct a point on flight strip. EVA035 acknowledged they did not have the point on their flight plan. After asking flight planning, it was determined that EVA035 routing "as filed", was different than the routing the aircraft had in its flight management system (FMS). Full clearance had to be issued.

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