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Recommendations to prevent runway incursions at Toronto's Pearson airport

A plane makes its final approach as other planes are parked on the tarmac at Pearson International Airport in Toronto on Thursday Sept. 13, 2001. The Transportation Safety Board of Canada has made recommendations to avoid runway incursions at Toronto's Pearson International Airport. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
January 31, 2019 - 7:37 AM

TORONTO - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada has made recommendations to avoid runway incursions at Toronto's Pearson International Airport:

— Air traffic controllers need to issue more emphatic and clearer safety instructions to flight crews

— Change procedures so crews do post-landing checks only after clearing all active runways

— Change the unique layout of runways and taxiways at Pearson

SOURCE: Transportation Safety Board of Canada

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