Incident at FREDERICTON INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (Aerodrome - runway or taxiway surface condition)

Summary

2005-12-12: Fredericton airport had received very light freezing drizzle from 1222Z until 1407Z. At 1407Z the precipitation changed from freezing drizzle to freezing rain, and increased in intensity. The fire hall was requested earlier in the morning to inspect the field and no contaminants were present at that time. The FSS again requested the fire hall to inspect the field at approximately 1415Z. The fire hall provided an unofficial report of ice forming from the mid point of Runway 09 to the threshold of Runway 27. FSS called in field maintenance staff. An estimate for JZA8740 was received by printed strip and EXCDS with a time of 1456Z. ATC was contacted to pass information to inbound flight. JZA8740 contacted FSS and was provided information on runway status. Aircraft entered a hold west of Fredericton for approximately 20 minutes while personnel sanded and urea treated runway 09/27. JZA8740 received an acceptable RSC at approximately 1459Z and landed at 1506Z. Nil TSB.

Details


CADORS Number 2005A0858
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-12-11 - 15:02
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYFC
Aerodrome Name FREDERICTON INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
Geographic Location New Brunswick, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Fredericton (CYFC)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 63272-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Aerodrome
Events Aerodrome - runway or taxiway surface condition


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