Incident at FORT NELSON BC (CYYE) (Bird presence, Incursion - runway - animal)


2019-06-28: A Central Mountain Air Ltd. Beech 1900 (GLR887) from Prince George, BC (CYXS) to Fort Nelson, BC (CYYE), inbound for area navigation (RNAV) approach 04, broke off its approach before touchdown due to a flock of geese on/beside the threshold of Runway 04.


CADORS Number 2019P1364
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2019-06-20 - 1830 Z
Day or Night? day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYYE
Aerodrome Name FORT NELSON BC (CYYE)
Geographic Location British Columbia, Canada, North America, Pacific Region, FORT NELSON BC (CYYE)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 250896-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Bird,Wildlife,Undershoot/overshoot
Events Bird presence,Incursion - runway - animal

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type
Owner Central Mountain Air Ltd
Operator CENTRAL MOUNTAIN AIR LTD. (3999) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BEECH
Model  Silhouette image of 1900D
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number GLR887
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart 704
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events 'Overshoot/missed approach'

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