Incident at HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ) (Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown, Aerodrome - visual aids, Aerodrome - power failure, ATM - NAVAIDS/radar, ATM - ILS irregularity)


2015-08-24: Halifax International Airport Authority (HIAA) advised contractors had cut numerous cables affecting airfield lighting and NAVAIDS. Glide path (G/P) 23, Runway visual range (RVR) 23 A and B, localizer (LOC) 05, CAT II 23 were NOTAMed unserviceable. Runway 23 was closed for repairs until 0005Z (Aug 6th). At 0005Z, there was no power to Runway 32 lighting and Runway 14/32 was closed until 0500Z. By 0135Z (Aug 7th), all field lighting was serviceable except omnidirectional approach lighting system (ODALS) 32 (unserviceable until Aug 14) and stop bars.


CADORS Number 2015A0721
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2015-08-05 - 13:54
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYHZ
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 191131-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Aerodrome,ATM/CNS
Events Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown,Aerodrome - visual aids,Aerodrome - power failure,ATM - NAVAIDS/radar,ATM - ILS irregularity

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