Incident at CALGARY INTL AB (CYYC)

Summary

2005-01-12: At 0800 MST, CNK 327, a Metro III, became disabled just short of the active runway (approximately 50 feet) at Calgary due to frozen brakes. As a result, the runway was unusable for 20 minutes, causing a severe backup for arrivals and departures. Delays up to one hour have been experienced but the airport is returning to normal slowly. The aircraft was towed back to the ramp by company personnel.

Details


CADORS Number 2005C0078
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-01-12 - 15:00
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYYC
Aerodrome Name CALGARY INTL AB (CYYC)
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Calgary
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 52700-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant]
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner SUNWEST HOME AVIATION LTD.
Operator SUNWEST HOME AVIATION LTD. (5404) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of SWEARINGEN
SWEARINGEN
Model SA227AC
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number CNK 327
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Taxi
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Brakes - frozen

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