Incident at MUSKOKA ON (CYQA) (Aerodrome - visual aids)

Summary

1996-10-23: During the approach to Muskoka, the runway lights (ARCAL) went out, resulting in a missed approach. The aircraft had to circle for about five minutes while attempting to restart the lights. The aircraft landed without incident. The airport manager stated that there have been previous problems with the ARCAL when there have been multiple transmissions. The system was tested the following day without any problems. Ops. impact -- none.

Details


CADORS Number 1996O0480
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1996-10-19 - 03:35
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYQA
Aerodrome Name MUSKOKA ON (CYQA)
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region,
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Undershoot/overshoot,Other,Aerodrome
Events Aerodrome - visual aids



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GIXE | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner ISLAND AIR FLIGHT SCHOOL & CHA
Operator ISLAND AIR FLIGHT SCHOOL & CHARTERS INC. (8688) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
PIPER
Model  Silhouette image of PA31
PA31
Year Built 1973
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model TIO-540-A2B
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Overshoot/missed approach,Other operational incident

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