Incident at Thompson, MB (Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)


1999-07-22: Birddog 2, a Cessna 310, returning from a local flight, landed on Runway 23 at Thompson at 2137Z. The pilot advised the aircraft was stuck on the runway due to a blown tire. CAV 2585, a HS 748, on final for Runway 05, was pulled up and held on the Thompson NDB for approximately 15 minutes until Birddog 2 could be pushed clear of Runway 05/23 and onto Runway 14/32. At this point, Runway 05/23 was reopened. Birddog 2 had the tire changed then taxied clear at 2207Z. Runway 14/32 was also closed for approximately 15 minutes as a result. Weather was not a factor. OPI - System Safety


CADORS Number 1999C0604
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-07-21 - 21:37
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Thompson, MB
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Aerodrome
Events Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GKCE | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator State
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
Model 310R
Year Built 1976
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make LYCOMING
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number Birddog 2
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Blown tire/wheel failure

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