Incident at Goose Bay Labrador nfld


1996-11-18: After landing runway 26 in Goose Bay, Air Nova 803 was told to continue taxiing for exit Charlie and that an aircraft was landing behind him. When entering taxiway Charlie the crew of the Air Nova flight was startled to see a Lab Air Dash 8 in the flare right behind them. After some research and a phone call to Lab Air the pilot of the Lab Air flight said that he was holding off his landing but flared the aircraft and landed past Charlie when he realized that the Air Nova flight would be off the runway by the time he touched down.


CADORS Number 1996A0866
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Owner/Operator
Occurred At 1996-11-18 - 09:30
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Goose Bay Labrador nfld
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By Owner/Operator
Categories Airprox/TCAS alert/loss of separation/(near) midair collisions

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner Air Nova Inc.
Operator AIR NOVA INC. (5002) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC 8 102
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ARN803
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Conflict - potential

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