October 14, 2013

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

A Westjet Boeing 737 700 (WJA267) from Halifax, NS (CYHZ) to Toronto, ON (CYYZ) was overshot runway 23 by the Tower due to the previous lander, an Air Canada Airbus A319 (ACA1196) from Fort McMurray, AB (CYMM) to Toronto, ON (CYYZ) being slow to exit the surface.

August 13, 2013

Incident at HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ) (Communication navigation surveillance/air traffic system)

On departure the controller instructed WJA267, a Westjet Boeing 737 from Halifax, NS (CYHZ) to Toronto, ON (CYYZ) to turn right heading 295 and climb to flight level 230. The pilot did not read back the heading and stated climb to FL290. The controller did not detect the erroneous readback.

August 3, 2013

Incident at ST. JOHN'S INTL NL (CYYT)

A Westjet Boeing 737-7CT (C-GWJF / WJA267) from St. John's, NL (CYYT) to Halifax, NS (CYHZ) taxied up CYYT runway 02 past the hold short line for runway 20 with a PAL Aerospace Ltd Beech 200 (C-GTJZ / SPR04) from Stephenville, NL (CYJT) on final. WJA267 was instructed to leave the runway protected area via Bravo. When WJA267 was clear of the hold short line, SPR04 was issued a landing clearance at 1 mile final.

May 17, 2013

Incident at J.A. DOUGLAS MCCURDY SYDNEY AIRPORT

A Westjet Boeing 737 700 (WJA267) from St John's,NL (CYYT) to Halifax, NS (CYHZ) advised controller of a sick passenger. Did not declare an emergency but requested medical priority. Halifax tower was advised, ambulance was standing by for arrival. The aircraft arrived safely on runway 32 at 1809Z.

May 9, 2009

Incident at Kelowna

UPDATE from Aerodrome Safety: No further action required. The Kelowna Airport has a wildlife program in place meeting the regulatory requirement of CAR 302.
Air Canada Embraer E190 flight ACA196, IFR Vancouver to Toronto struck a barn swallow on departure. WJA267 delayed 5 minutes while runway inspected.