Incident at WINNIPEG (ATM - other, ATM - NAVAIDS/radar)

Summary

1998-01-06: AT 1233Z, PRIMARY & SECONDARY RADAR DISPLAY INFORMATION FROM THE WINNIPEG RAMP (RSE) RADAR BECAME INTERMITTENT & INCONSISTENT. AT 1250Z, THE EQUIPMENT WAS DECLARED UNSERVICEABLE BY AIR TRAFFIC SERVICES. MINOR FLOW CONTROL RESTRICTIONS WERE IMPLEMENTED TO COMPENSATE FOR THE OUTAGE. AT ABOUT 1300Z AN OPERATING IRREGULARITY OCCURRED WITH THE RADAR OUTAGE AS A CONTRIBUTING FACTOR. FOLLOWING THE INCIDENT, WHICH NECESSITATED TAKING INVOLVED STAFF OFF DUTY, FLOW CONTROL WAS INCREASED TO A MAJOR LEVEL. AT 1600Z, TECHNICAL SERVICES RETURNED THE RADAR AS SERVICEABLE & ATS ACCEPTED IT BACK FOR EVALUATION. TIME - 1250Z. ACTION - NIL.

Details


CADORS Number 1993C0266
Occurrence Type Incident
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Occurred At 1993-07-30 - Unknown time
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Fatalities 0
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Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, WINNIPEG
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Categories ATM/CNS
Events ATM - other,ATM - NAVAIDS/radar


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