Canada – 20 December 2021

The TSB Canada concluded ad investigation about some occurences on runway under construction.

The events examinated by the TSB concerned about construction method chosen, the visual aids used during construction, and the way that airport construction information is communicated to pilots can lead to pilots not being able to identify the open portion of the runway.

The TSB also raccomended an operator to communicate the necessary informations to the pilots (NOTAM) with the graphic depictions of the changes related to the aerodrome or runway operations to accompany the associated NOTAMs.


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