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


2003-07-04: UPDATE Aerodrome Safety advised that the La Ronge Airport Authority has a bird and wildlife program in effect. Once they were advised of the event, airport personnel began to patrol the area where the deer was seen entering the bush. A mechanical popper (noisemaker) was set up in the same area to help keep these mammals away from the airport and runways. The deer so far have stayed away.
2003-06-20: After landing on Runway 18 at La Ronge, the crew of CNK 1051 reported that a deer crossed the runway in front of them. No evasive action was necessary and the Airport Manager was advised.


CADORS Number 2003C0786
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-06-19 - 20:25
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 30039
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Runway incursion - animal
Events Incursion - runway - animal

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