Incident at FREDERICTON INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (Communication navigation surveillance/air traffic system)


2000-01-06: PA31 SPR501 enroute Saint John to Fredericton was cleared by Moncton Center on approach to runway 27 circle 15. Aircraft received airport advisory from Fredericton Radio and advised they would report VOR and confirm circling runway 15 with an ETA of 1111Z. SPR501 reported VOR at 1106Z and was informed of two runway sweepers on threshold 33 who were told to exit without delay. Aircraft asked to land straight ahead on runway 27 but was requested to overshoot due to runway being 100 percent snow-covered up to 2 inches and vehicles in the intersection. Moncton Center was advised of situation and issued a clearance for an ILS runway 15 approach. Aircraft landed on runway 15 at 11:22Z and reported visibility was lower to the North and his DME and Loran were unserviceable. Nil TSB


CADORS Number 2000A0005
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2000-01-04 - 11:08
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYFC
Geographic Location New Brunswick, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Fredericton
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,ATM/CNS
Events Communication navigation surveillance/air traffic system

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
Model  Silhouette image of PA31
Year Built
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number SPR501
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Other operational incident

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