Incident at GANDER INTL NL (CYQX) (Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)


2000-02-15: SKK620 BE1900 inbound to Gander for Rnwy 13 was delayed for approximately 10 minutes because ARN801 was being de-iced on the runway. Gander weather was: Special Weather Report 0949z Wind 140 degrees at 12KT, Visibility 3/4SM in Light Freezing Rain, Overcast ceiling at 200 feet. The following SIGMET was also in effect: SIGMET C3 Valid 150930/ 151330 from Gander to within 60NM of a line 4726N06230W to 30 west of Iles de la Madeleine to 4843N05724W to 30 S of Deer Lake. Forecasting Severe Clear Icing in cloud and in Freezing Precipitation below 3000 feet. This area moving Northeastward at 15 kts. end\ NIL TSB


CADORS Number 2000A0084
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2000-02-15 - 09:48
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID CYQX
Aerodrome Name GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Gander Intl
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Aerodrome
Events Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown

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