Incident at Sandspit (Incursion - runway - vehicle)
1995-04-24: A tractor was given access to runways and taxiways at Sandspit and a grasscutter was given access to cut grass around the runway lights on runway 12/30.An arriving aircraft called and was not advised of the vehicle traffic. While on downwind the aircraft saw the grasscutter and advised that's not a problem but was not advised of the tractor. The tractor reported his position and advised later grasscutter off all manoeuvering areas. The grasscutter had an antenna failure. Air-ground and vehicle traffic at Sandspit both operate on the mandatory frequency.
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