Incident at GRANDE PRAIRIE AB (CYQU) (Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)


2005-01-28: C-GYYP, a Piper Navajo, was landing on the 6,500-foot Runway 29 at Grande Prairie and landed long then ran off the end of the runway into some snow. The aircraft had to be towed out of the snow by an airport service vehicle and once that was accomplished, the pilot re-started the aircraft and taxied to the ramp on his own power. Numerous aircraft were held during this occurrence and the runway was not usable for approximately 30 minutes. No report on damage to the aircraft.


CADORS Number 2005C0220
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-01-28 - 00:11
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID CYQU
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Grande Prairie
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 53141-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Runway excursion,Loss of control - ground,Aerodrome
Events Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner Private
Operator Private
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
Model  Silhouette image of PA31
Year Built 1978
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model TIO-540-J2B
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Runway excursion,Loss of control - on ground

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