Incident at St. John's NF


1999-09-29: ACA630 A320 landing St. John's NF Runway 29 pilot reported possible clip of barriers marking the displaced threshold. Field crew inspected area and found several broken barriers. Aircraft inspection revealed some Brake Line damage. Weather conditions may have been a factor. One other arriving aircraft was delayed 10 minutes. TSB evaluating. Update: The St.John's weather was reported as wind 250 degrees at 28 knots gusting to 39 knots, visibility 12 miles in light drizzle, ceiling 1400 feet overcast. A weather warning was issued at 0322z advising of occasional severe Mechanical turbulence was not received in the Low Level Sector in Gander Centre in time to be passed to ACA630 before it landed at 0325z. The flight data recorder has been sent to the TSB engineering branch and crew reports have been requested. Further information will be added after this data has been evaluated. TSB file # A99A0131


CADORS Number 1999A0540
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-09-24 - 03:25
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, St. John's NF
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,Collision with obstacle(s) during take-off or landing whilst airborne.

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FKCO | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator AIR CANADA (5262) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of AIRBUS
Model  Silhouette image of A320 211
A320 211
Year Built 1991
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ACA630
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Brakes,Collision with object

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