Incident at HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ)

Summary

2003-11-03: Update - Aerodrome Safety - The threshold was relocated and marked with flags and cones. The remaining declared distances were published. For Runway 24 - TORA 8000ft, TODA 9000ft, ASDA 8000ft, LDA 8000ft. The relocated threshold provided standard approach surface protection and obstacle clearance for vehicles operating in the Threshold area of Runway 24.
2003-11-03: ACA610 an A320 Airbus from Toronto was on the approach and initiated an overshoot on Runway 24 Halifax due to vehicles on the closed portion of that runway. The aircraft advised that they were in receipt of the NOTAM indicating the displaced threshold, but was not comfortable with a vehicle sitting in the closed portion of the runway during his landing. The tower asked the vehicles if they would vacate the runway while the Airbus landed. The vehicles left the runway and ACA610 landed on Runway 24 at 1532Z. The weather was VFR and a NOTAM was issued 030630 indicating the first 800 ft of Runway 24 was closed due to construction. The threshold was relocated and marked with flags and cones. The remaining declared distances were published.

Details


CADORS Number 2003A0641
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-10-31 - 15:24
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYHZ
Aerodrome Name HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ)
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Halifax
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 33355
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Undershoot/overshoot
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner AIR CANADA
Operator AIR CANADA (5262) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of AIRBUS
AIRBUS
Model  Silhouette image of A320 211
A320 211
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ACA610
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Overshoot/missed approach

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