Incident at WINNIPEG / JAMES ARMSTRONG RICHARDSON INTL MB (CYWG) (Security acts, Incursion - runway - pedestrian)


2003-11-07: UPDATE Aerodrome Safety reported that the individuals were two young men from Northern Manitoba who were riding double on a bicycle. They were unsure of where they were and entered airport property at the Department of National Defence location on the west side of the airport. They proceeded through an open gate and subsequently found themselves on a runway. The airport Duty Manager was alerted and both individuals were taken into custody. After a check and confirmation of their story, the young men and their bicycle were released.
2003-08-20: The driver of Staff 38 advised the Winnipeg International Airport Ground Controller that he was in pursuit of 2 bicyclists on Runway 07. The airport authority was alerted and the cyclists were taken into custody. No aircraft were involved.


CADORS Number 2003C1178
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-08-19 - 22:55
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYWG
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Winnipeg
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 31763
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Security related,Runway incursion - vehicle, aircraft or person
Events Security acts,Incursion - runway - pedestrian

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