Incident at TORONTO / LESTER B. PEARSON INTL ON (CYYZ)

Summary

1996-08-27: ACA145 reportedly taxied to position on the button of runway 24R without clearance. The controller issued landing clearance to a cargo aircraft on final approach and then realized ACA145 was in position on the runway. The controller cleared ACA145 for immediate takeoff but the crew of the aircraft on final advised they were overshooting. The cargo aircraft overshot and ACA145 continued its takeoff without further incident. The weather was day VMC. Ops. Impact -- unknown. From a TSB Initial Notification. ATC reported that inconsistent radar returns from the ASDE and the fact that the runway threshold area is not visible from the tower cab contributed to the occurrence.

Details


CADORS Number 1996O0357
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Other
Occurred At 1996-07-30 - 23:14
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYYZ
Aerodrome Name TORONTO / LESTER B. PEARSON INTL ON (CYYZ)
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, Toronto (LBPIA), Ontario
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By Other
Categories Runway incursion - vehicle, aircraft or person
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GPWA | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner AIR CANADA
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
BOEING
Model 767 275
Year Built 1983
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ACA145
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Incursion - runway - aircraft

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