October 15, 2020

Incident at 12NM THUNDER BAY ON (CYQT)

A Cargojet Airways Ltd. Aerospatiale ATR 42-300 (CJT587) from Thunder Bay, ON (CYQT) to Winnipeg/James Armstrong Richardson, MB (CYWG) reported a mechanical issue and advised returning to CYQT. No impact to operations.

October 11, 2019

Incident at THUNDER BAY ON (CYQT) (Incursion - runway - animal)

A Bradley Air Services Aerospatiale ATR 42-300 (C-FIQU/operating as CargoJet Airways flight CJT587) on a flight from Thunder Bay, ON (CYQT) to Winnipeg/James Armstrong Richardson Intl, MB (CYWG) rejected takeoff due to a coyote on the runway. No operational impact.

October 5, 2019

Incident at THUNDER BAY ON (CYQT)

An Aerospatiale ATR 42-300 operating as flight CJT587, on a flight from Thunder Bay, ON (CYQT) to Winnipeg/James Armstrong Richardson Intl, MB (CYWG) rejected takeoff due to an indication. No operational impact.

August 27, 2019

Incident at 50NM NW THUNDER BAY ON (CYQT)

A Cargojet Airways Ltd. Aerospatiale ATR 42-300 (CJT587) from Thunder Bay, ON (CYQT) to Winnipeg, MB (CYWG) reported a power issue with one engine and advised returning to CYQT. A "PAN PAN" was declared and emergency equipment was called out. Aircraft landed without further issue at 0157Z. No impact to operations.
Update TSB Report #A19C0106: C-FIQU, an ATR 42-300 operated by First Air, was conducting flight CJT587 from Thunder Bay (CYQT), ON to Winnipeg/James Armstrong Richardson Intl (CYWG), MB. Shortly after take off from CYQT, the flight crew noticed the number 2 engine was not producing the expected thrust. The flight crew actioned the appropriate QRH procedure, declared an emergency and returned to CYQT. An uneventful landing was carried out with ARFF vehicles ready. The operator’s maintenance identified that the Electronic Control Unit (ECU) had failed. The ECU was replaced and the aircraft was returned to service

September 4, 2019

Incident at WINNIPEG / JAMES ARMSTRONG RICHARDSON INTL MB (CYWG)

A CargoJet Airways Aerospatiale ATR 42-300 (C-FIQU/CJT587) on a flight from Thunder Bay, ON (CYQT) to Winnipeg/James Armstrong Richardson Intl, MB (CYWG) executed a Tower initiated missed approach Runway 36 due to the previous arrival slow to exit. On second approach, the flight landed Runway 36 safely at 0314Z. No other impact to operations.

January 5, 2016

Incident at WINNIPEG / JAMES ARMSTRONG RICHARDSON INTL MB (CYWG)

A Cargojet Airways Ltd. Aerospatiale ATR 42-320 (C-GULU/CJT587), from Thunder Bay, ON (CYQT) to Winnipeg, MB (CYWG), reported a 3 second green laser strike at 4000 feet while on approach. No evasive action taken. Local law enforcement notified via Winnipeg Airport Authority Duty Manager. No impact to operations.