Incident at CHURCHILL MB (CYYQ) (Aerodrome - power failure, ATM - weather observation systems, Aerodrome - visual aids)


2020-07-27: Unplanned commercial power outage at 1205Z, lost wind, ceilometer, and Airport Lighting Control and Monitoring System (ALCMS) control. A Keewatin Air Beech B200 (C-FXMY/KEW209) on a MEDEVAC flight from Churchill, MB (CYYQ) to Sanikiluaq, NU (CYSK) was advised and departed with no runway lights. Power returned at 1231Z but lighting control was still unavailable.


CADORS Number 2020C2501
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2020-07-26 - 0700 Z
Day or Night? night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYYQ
Aerodrome Name CHURCHILL MB (CYYQ)
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, CHURCHILL MB (CYYQ)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 265995-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories ATM/CNS,Aerodrome
Events Aerodrome - power failure,ATM - weather observation systems,Aerodrome - visual aids

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