Incident at Whitehorse, YT (Incursion - runway - animal)


1997-07-24: The a/c was taking off on Runway 31L for a routine flight from Whitehorse to Fort Simpson when a fox ran across the runway. The crew of FAB 151 aborted the takeoff, backtracked and took off at 1920Z. There was no operational impact at the airport.


CADORS Number 1997C0478
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-07-23 - 19:17
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Yukon, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Whitehorse, YT
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Runway incursion - animal,Abrupt manoeuvre
Events Incursion - runway - animal

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Model G 159
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number FAB 151
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Rejected take-off

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