Incident at IQALUIT NU (CYFB) (Incursion - runway - vehicle, Incursion - runway - pedestrian)


2019-11-27: Taxiway A was closed for maintenance. At about 1321Z, the flight service station (FSS) noticed a white suburban vehicle past the hold short (HS) line on Taxiway A, runway side, as well as a pedestrian out of the vehicle. Vehicle (Red5) (supervisor/escort of the work/vehicles on taxiway A) was advised by the FSS and proceeded, without permission, past the HS line to get the vehicle back on the apron side of the HS line. Vehicles and pedestrian confirmed off the runway at 1322Z. While this was happening, a Keewatin Air Beech B200 (C-FSKO/KEW204+) on a flight from Igloolik, NU (CYGT) to Iqaluit, NU (CYFB) was conducting their approach for Runway 16. Aircraft advised of the situation and landed safely at 1327Z. No impact on operations.


CADORS Number 2019C5194
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2019-11-27 - 1321 Z
Day or Night? night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYFB
Aerodrome Name IQALUIT NU (CYFB)
Geographic Location Nunavut, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, IQALUIT NU (CYFB)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 259011-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Runway Incursion
Events Incursion - runway - vehicle,Incursion - runway - pedestrian

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