Incident at IQALUIT NU (CYFB) (Weather - precipitation, ATM - NAVAIDS/radar, ATM - ILS irregularity)

Summary

2005-05-31: The ILS for Runway 35 at Iqaluit failed on May 30 and could not be re-set. The failure may have been associated with heavy, wet snow that had been falling for 5 hours. The service came back on line after about 3 hours at 2125Z. FSS later reported that the system failed a second time at 0549Z, May 31 and staff were unable to re-set the system, so it was NOTAM'ed u/s.

Details


CADORS Number 2005C1055
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-05-30 - 18:40
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYFB
Aerodrome Name IQALUIT NU (CYFB)
Geographic Location Nunavut, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Iqaluit
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 56479-V2
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Wind shear or thunderstorm,ATM/CNS
Events Weather - precipitation,ATM - NAVAIDS/radar,ATM - ILS irregularity


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