Incident at Sandspit (Aerodrome - visual aids)


1996-06-12: The pilot activated the ARCAL at approximately 0428Z, just prior to take off. As the aircraft begin its take off roll the runway lights shut off. At 0559Z, GMGN, A Bell 206 also activated the system and the lights extinguished 3 minutes later at 0602Z. The system was checked out by the technicians at 1700Z, March 20 and found to be functioning normally. The weather at the time was VFR.


CADORS Number 1995P0107
Occurrence Type Incident
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Occurred At 1995-03-19 - 04:28
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Fatalities 0
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Geographic Location British Columbia, Canada, North America, Pacific Region, Sandspit
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Categories Aerodrome
Events Aerodrome - visual aids

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