Incident at LA RONGE (BARBER FIELD) SK (CYVC) (Incursion - runway - animal)


2001-10-03: At 1454Z, C-FZPJ, a Piper Navajo, was on final for Runway 18 at La Ronge when the pilot executed a missed approach due to wildlife spotted on the threshold of the runway. C-FZPJ subsequently landed on Runway 18 at 1501Z without incident.
2001-10-04: UPDATE Aerodrome Safety reported that the pilot advised FSS that a deer was spotted near the PAPI lights on Runway 18 at La Ronge Airport on his final approach. FSS reported the situation to the Airport Manager, who searched for the deer but was unable to locate it. La Ronge Airport has an ongoing bird and wildlife control program.


CADORS Number 2001C1256
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2001-10-02 - 14:54
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID CYVC
Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, La Ronge
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 18055
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Runway incursion - animal
Events Incursion - runway - animal

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