Incident at ST. JOHN'S INTL NL (CYYT) (FOD (foreign object debris), Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)


2015-02-10: An Air France Airbus A340-300 (AFR351) from St John's, NL (CYYT) to Paris, France (LFPG) taxied and departed Runway 29 at 1330Z. Due to the airport foreign object debris (FOD) procedures, every surface manoeuvred on by a heavy aircraft are closed until inspected and cleaned if required. AFR351 conformed with the procedures and FOD was immediately detected by airport personnel. A Government of Newfoundland and Labrador Beech 300 Medevac (C-GNLF) was delayed 10 minutes for the removal of FOD. No other operational impact.


CADORS Number 2015A0101
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2015-02-04 - 13:40
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYYT
Aerodrome Name ST. JOHN'S INTL NL (CYYT)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, ST. JOHN'S INTL NL (CYYT)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 183794-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Aerodrome
Events FOD (foreign object debris),Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown

Leave a Comment