Incident at Toronto FIR (ATM - NAVAIDS/radar)


1996-06-13: Toronto FIR experienced a radar failure last evening which initially resulted in their not accepting any traffic into their FIR. Any affected traffic in the Winnipeg FIR was either routed around Toronto FIR or they opted to land at the nearest suitable airport. By 0131Z, Toronto operations returned to normal. Any flights that had chosen to land resumed their normal flights to their destinations. IFR traffic that had not departed from airports in Central Region that were flight planned into Toronto FIR were held on the ground until 0131Z. Total time was approximately 30 minutes.


CADORS Number 1996C0196
Occurrence Type Incident
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Occurred At 1996-06-13 - 01:00
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
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Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, Toronto FIR
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Categories ATM/CNS
Events ATM - NAVAIDS/radar

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