Incident at GANDER INTL NL (CYQX) (Diversion, ATM - other)


2005-08-30: AMT8629, Boeing 757-300, enroute from Dallas-Fort Worth (KDFW) to Gander (CYQX) on straight in approach to Runway 13. The Gander tower controller had to break off the approach because departing traffic ADB7659, Antonov 124, enroute from Gander (CYQX) to Minsk (UMMS) was unable to clear the runway in time. AMT8629 returned to the ACC frequency and was being vectored again for Runway 13 when Tower advised the runway was not available due to debris blown onto the runway by the departing AN124. AMT8629 was then vectored for Runway 21 and landed without further incident at 0446Z. Nil TSB


CADORS Number 2005A0604
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-08-30 - 04:28
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYQX
Aerodrome Name GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region,
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 60243-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,ATM/CNS
Events Diversion,ATM - other

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