Incident at IQALUIT NU (CYFB) (Diversion, Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)


2013-01-21: Staff 21 (Field Foreman - APO) advised closing runway due blowing snow conditions. FSS received faxed notice and issued NOTAM for runway closure. CZUL advised as there were two First Air inbounds and one Canadian North outbound planned. Impact on operations: a First Air Aerospatiale ATR 42 300 (operating as FAB809) on a IFR flight rerouted to CYTE and a First Air Aerospatiale ATR 42 300 (operating as FAB822) on a IFR flight rerouted to CYVP. No other known impact.


CADORS Number 2013C0254
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2013-01-19 - 00:30
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYFB
Aerodrome Name IQALUIT NU (CYFB)
Geographic Location Nunavut, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Iqaluit Airport (CYFB)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 156743-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,Aerodrome
Events Diversion,Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown

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