Incident at CHURCHILL MB (CYYQ) (Aerodrome - power failure, ATM - NAVAIDS/radar)


2003-05-12: The diesel (IPU) that supports the Churchill airport NDB and Artic radio HF transmitter failed during a commercial power failure. This resulted in a loss of service from these facilities. Commercial power was restored at 2100Z with the status of the IPU unknown. User impact is believed to be minimal.
2003-12-01: Aerodrome Safety advised that this event did not affect air traffic and safety was not compromised while power to these facilities was being restored. The reason for this failure has as yet not been identified.


CADORS Number 2003C0569
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-05-11 - 18:15
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYYQ
Aerodrome Name CHURCHILL MB (CYYQ)
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Churchill
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 29136
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Aerodrome,ATM/CNS
Events Aerodrome - power failure,ATM - NAVAIDS/radar

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