Accident at ST. JOHN'S INTL NL (CYYT)


1999-08-12: Aircraft was executing a localizer approach runway 16 at St. John's Airport (Rwy 16 NOTAM advising of displaced threshold-ASDA 5530 ft. LDA 5530 ft). Aircraft landed runway 16 close to displaced threshold touchdown area according to observation from tower. Aircraft was then observed swerving while proceeding down the runway. Runway was reported as wet. Crash alarm was activated by ATC when ICN2210 was approx. 500' to 1000' from end of runway and it became evident aircraft was going to overshoot landing area. Aircraft stopped at approx. 200' beyond the runway. ERS were on site for evacuation of passengers. Passengers were transported by bus to the terminal building. One female passenger was reported injured during evacuation and transported to hospital. Runway 16 closed. Impact on operations: five aircraft diverted to alternate airports. Clearance monitoring antenna localizer Rwy 16 damaged but not considered major. Some visible damage to aircraft - extent unknown. Update: TSB investigation continues. TSB file #A99A0100 assigned.


CADORS Number 1999A0410
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-02-08 - 01:51
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 1
Aerodrome ID CYYT
Aerodrome Name ST. JOHN'S INTL NL (CYYT)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, St. John's Airport
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Runway excursion,Loss of control - ground

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GTIZ | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Accident
Operator INTER-CANADIEN (1991) INC./ INTER-CANADIAN (1991) INC. (5078) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of FOKKER
Model F28
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 1
Events Runway excursion,Loss of control - on ground

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