Incident at CHARLOTTETOWN AIRPORT (Aerodrome - power failure, ATM - other)


2001-07-12: Information as recieved from Charlottetown FSS Complete Electrical power failure at 1945. Back-up airport diesel generator failed to start. All electrical equipment and monotoring capablity at the FSS Cab was lost. Nican radio and hand held radios were used for the MF, Ground, and Emergency frequencies. Partial weather observation was taken and sent through Halifax FIC. No aircraft were directly effected by the power outage. Full power was restored at 2032z. Nil TSB


CADORS Number 2001A0416
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2001-07-11 - 19:45
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYYG
Geographic Location Prince Edward Island, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, CHARLOTTETOWN
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 16345
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Aerodrome,ATM/CNS
Events Aerodrome - power failure,ATM - other

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