Incident at TORONTO / LESTER B. PEARSON INTL ON (CYYZ) (Incursion - runway - vehicle, ATS operating irregularity)
1997-07-02: Tractor 300 was enroute to tow a disabled DC 10 from Runway 24R. While on taxiway Golf, the driver was instructed to hold short of runway 33. The tractor entered runway 33 at Golf intersection as a Dash 8 was lifting off runway 33. No conflict occurred as the Dash 8 was airborne approximately 3,500' 4,000' prior to Golf intersection. Upon review of the communication tapes, it was found that the ground controller did not receive a readback of his hold short instruction contrary to MANOPS 133.4C. Transport Canada is conducting a fact finding board. Ops. Impact unknown. From a TSB Initial Notification.
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