Deployment notice

Transportation Safety Board of Canada deploys a team to Hamilton International Airport to assess a runway incursion

Gatineau, Quebec, 22 March 2013—The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is deploying two investigators to the Hamilton International Airport to assess a near-collision between a Kelowna Flightcraft Boeing 727 and two snowplows on 19 March 2013. The TSB will gather information about the occurrence.

Risk of collisions on runways is a TSB Watchlist issue. Watch the video!


The TSB is an independent agency that investigates marine, pipeline, railway and aviation transportation occurrences. Its sole aim is the advancement of transportation safety. It is not the function of the Board to assign fault or determine civil or criminal liability.

For more information, contact:
Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Media Relations
Telephone: 819-994-8053
Email: media@tsb.gc.ca