Incident at GANDER INTL NL (CYQX) (Other operational incident)
2005-01-18: WJA798 B737 enroute Halifax (CYHZ) to Gander (CYQX) landed in Gander at 0120Z. Due to severe icing on the runway surface, aircraft was unable to turn around and exit runway until 0206Z. N624BP G4 enroute White Plains N.Y (KHPN) to Gander entered hold at 0133Z waiting for the WJA798 to clear runway. As soon as runway was clear, field foreman indicated that the runway was 100% ice covered. After the 40 minutes hold, N624BP diverted to Sydney (YQY).
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