Incident at GRANDE PRAIRIE AB (CYQU) (Security acts, ATM - other)

Summary

2003-03-04: While x-raying carry on baggage at Grande Prairie, a security agent noticed suspicious contents and called 911. The Air Terminal Building, including the FSS cab, was evacuated. FSS staff relocated to the temporary FSS quarters and resumed operations without any delays to incoming aircraft. The RCMP bomb squad responded, eventually determining that the contents were harmless. FSS returned to normal operations at 2203Z. There were minor delays to departing aircraft.

Details


CADORS Number 2003C0286
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-03-03 - 21:15
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYQU
Aerodrome Name GRANDE PRAIRIE AB (CYQU)
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Grande Prairie
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 27949
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Security related,ATM/CNS
Events Security acts,ATM - other


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