Incident at HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ) (Incursion - runway - vehicle)


2005-02-24: TSB Upadte: A05A0025: The Halifax tower controller cleared EGF760, an Embraer 135 aircraft, for take-off on rwy 33 at 15:01 ast. Coincidental with the take-off clearance to EGF760, Staff 30, which was positioned in taxiway ""F"", requested clearance from the Halifax ground controll to cross rwy 33. When the ground controller relayed the request to the tower controller, the tower controller observed a vehicle in taxiway ""D"" and thinking that this was the vehicle that requested the clearance, approved the clearance. At 15:02 ast, Staff 30 was cleared to cross rwy 33. EGF760 aborted the take-off when the pilot saw the vehicle crossing the rwy. Nav canada will be conducting an OSI
2005-02-22: ANS & Airspace Update: The ground controller requested clearance for the vehicle ""at Foxtrot, west of 24"" the tower controller heard the ""24"", saw a vehicle on the apron, and approved crossing, believing the vehicle was to cross runway 24. The controllers have had a CISM session, been requalified, and returned to duty. An OSI will follow. A05A0024: TSB Case Closed
2005-02-21: The AMR American Eagle Inc. Embraer E135 (EGF760) was cleared for take off runway 33 at 1901Z. At 1902Z, Staff 30 was cleared across runway 33. EGF 760 aborted take-off when the pilot saw the vehicle crossing.


CADORS Number 2005A0118
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-02-18 - 19:02
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYHZ
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region,
TSB Occurrence Number A05A0024
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 53715V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Runway incursion - vehicle, aircraft or person,Airprox/TCAS alert/loss of separation/(near) midair collisions
Events Incursion - runway - vehicle

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration the United States of America
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of EMBRAER
Model E135
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number EGF760
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Taxi
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Conflict - potential

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