Incident at Transmitter/Receiver failures at CYYR, CYWK, CYHO (Communication navigation surveillance/air traffic system)


1996-06-15: Lighting hit of Telco Equipment at Goose Bay transmitter/receiver site. Moncton Pals 132.4, Goose Bay 119.7, Wabush 135.4, Hopedale 657 external interphone for Goose Bay and Wabush and the ratcon hotline. The St-John's to Goose Bay RCO 126.7 was also affected. Service was confirmed restored at 0350Z on the 16th by NFDTel. Nil effect on ATS operations.


CADORS Number 1996A0629
Occurrence Type Incident
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Occurred At 1996-06-15 - 21:50
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Fatalities 0
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Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Transmitter/Receiver failures at CYYR, CYWK, CYHO
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Categories ATM/CNS
Events Communication navigation surveillance/air traffic system

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