Incident at Pangnirtung, NT (Incursion - runway - animal)


1999-03-29: On several occasions over the last few days, some dogs were observed walking on the runway. OPI - Aerodrome Safety UPDATE Aerodrome Safety reported that the airport maintainers have been instructed to be more vigilant with regard to their mammal control on airport property. Any animals that persist upon walking on the runway will be destroyed. UPDATE Aerodrome Safety reported that airport maintenance staff continue to employ a strict mammal control program and dispatched a canine over the weekend. It was also reported that the issue of mammal control at Pangnirtung is not a recent one and Enforcement has an open file to ensure adequate procedures are in place to maintain the security of the runway.


CADORS Number 1999C0225
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-03-23 - 14:13
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Fatalities 0
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Geographic Location Northwest Territories, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Pangnirtung, NT
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Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Runway incursion - animal
Events Incursion - runway - animal

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