Incident at WINNIPEG / JAMES ARMSTRONG RICHARDSON INTL MB (CYWG) (ATM - other)

Summary

2005-03-03: Winnipeg ACC experienced a National Flight Data Processing System (NFDPS) failure. At 1348Z an Radar Data Processing System (RDPS) cold start was initiated as it appeared RDPS was having problems processing data from NFDPS. After completion of the RDPS cold start, the problem persisted. At 1507Z it was noted that the NFDPS RSX printer was out of paper. At 1522Z after a NFDPS hot start the system returned to normal. Between 1400Z and 1545Z, numerous aircraft departing Winnipeg were delayed with the longest delay of just over 1 hour to ACA 295. Aircraft departing other airports in the FIR experienced minor delays up to 10 minutes.

Details


CADORS Number 2005C0456
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-03-02 - 13:43
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYWG
Aerodrome Name WINNIPEG / JAMES ARMSTRONG RICHARDSON INTL MB (CYWG)
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Winnipeg ACC
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 54012-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories ATM/CNS
Events ATM - other


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