February 8, 2000

Incident at GANDER INTL NL (CYQX) (Aerodrome - runway or taxiway surface condition)

HZNR2 G3 landing Gander pilot complained of very slippery threshold runway 31 requiring reverse thrust to stop the aircraft. Runway conditions at the time and verified 5 minutes after departure, was 95% Bare and Dry Pavement with 5% Compacted Snow. Investigation revealed that aircraft had actually crossed past the threshold lights into an area behind the threshold. Pilot advised. Nil TSB