Incident at GJOA HAVEN NU (CYHK) (Aerodrome - other)


2005-03-11: The driver of a First Air company truck operated on the apron at Gjoa Haven airport without a rotating beacon. First Air has been warned numerous times, but continues to disregard the requirement.
2005-04-15: UPDATE Aerodromes & Air Navigation personnel contacted the company regarding these two events. The airport area manager for commercial operations at a number of sites which includes Gjoa Haven will be contacting the Company office manager at Gjoa. They will review all airside requirements for ground based vehicles and ensure that if the rotating beacons are not working that the vehicle operators advise the CARS person prior to proceeding on to the ramp. The operators should turn on the vehicle four way flashers if their rotating beacons are broken or not working because of extreme cold temperatures.


CADORS Number 2005C0509
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-03-10 - 22:43
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID CYHK
Aerodrome Name GJOA HAVEN NU (CYHK)
Geographic Location Nunavut, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Gjoa Haven
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 54212-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Aerodrome
Events Aerodrome - other

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