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


2015-03-04: A United States Air Force Lockheed C-5 (Galaxy) (RCH216), from St. John's, NL (CYYT) to Dover Air Force Base, DE (KDOV), departed Runway 29 at 1840Z and, due to the Foreign Object Debris (FOD) Program, all surfaces the heavy RCH216 taxied on were closed, until inspected and cleaned. An Air Canada Airbus A319-114 (C-FYKC/ACA681), from St. John's, NL (CYYT) to Toronto, ON (CYYZ), was delayed until 1906Z. A Woodward's Oil Cessna 525 (C-GWGZ), from St. John's, NL (CYYT) to Goose Bay, NL (CYYR), was delayed until 1919Z. Additionally, a PAL Airlines de Havilland DHC-8-100 (C-GPAL/PVL411), from Gander, NL (CYQX) to St. John's, NL (CYYT) was also put into an IFR hold until 1903Z.


CADORS Number 2015A0156
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2015-02-23 - 18:40
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 184353-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Aerodrome
Events FOD (foreign object debris),Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown

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