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Offline n9088d

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Runway Incursion at KOJC
« on: November 18, 2012, 02:26:41 PM »
Operational error by local controller at KOJC.  Runway incursion resulted.

Offline StuSEL

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Re: Runway Incursion at KOJC
« Reply #1 on: November 19, 2012, 01:07:08 AM »
That was an error, but it was caught before the departing aircraft entered the runway, otherwise the landing aircraft would have been told to go around. The landing aircraft's pilot did a good job reminding the controller that he was on a short final after the controller issued the departing aircraft a takeoff clearance. There was, however, no runway incursion.

Offline johnm1019

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Re: Runway Incursion at KOJC
« Reply #2 on: December 19, 2012, 11:57:14 AM »
At the end of the recording you can hear that the controller is rather shaken up by his error.  Feel bad for him.