Incident at CALGARY INTL AB (CYYC) (Conflict - potential, ATS operating irregularity)

Summary

2003-07-14: UPDATE ANS and Airspace reported that Nav Canada will convene an Operational Safety Investigation concerning this occurrence.
2003-06-27: The pilot of C-GTCG, a Cessna 172, was cleared to land on Runway 25 at Calgary with instructions to hold short of Runway 16. The pilot received and acknowledged the instruction. AAL 1792, an MD-80, was cleared for takeoff on Runway 16. The Tower Controller observed that the Cessna 172 was not going to be able to comply with the hold short instructions and instructed the pilot to expedite through the intersection. When the Cessna 172 was clear of the intersection, the MD-80 was approximatley 2,000 feet from intersection on its takeoff roll. TSB will be looking into this occurrence.
2003-07-03: UPDATE TSB reported that the Calgary Flight Training Centre Cessna 172, registration C-FTCG, was cleared to land on Runway 25 at Calgary Intl, with instructions to hold short of Runway 16. The instruction was acknowledged. An American Airlines MD-80, flight 1792, was cleared for takeoff on Runway 16. The Tower Controller observed the Cessna was not going to comply with the hold short instruction, and told the Cessna to expedite through the intersection. When the Cessna was clear of the intersection, there was approximately 2,000 feet of seperation from the MD-80 on its takeoff roll.

Details


CADORS Number 2003C0837
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-06-26 - 20:07
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYYC
Aerodrome Name CALGARY INTL AB (CYYC)
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Calgary
TSB Occurrence Number A03W0131
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 30227
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Airprox/TCAS alert/loss of separation/(near) midair collisions,ATM/CNS
Events Conflict - potential,ATS operating irregularity


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