The Wet Runway Trap: An Insidious Challenge

Credit: Transportation Safety Borad of Canada
WestJet Flight 588 WJA588 — a Boeing 737-6CT with 112 persons on board — ran off the departure end of a landing runway at Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport (CYUL) and into a grass area during a downpour. No one was injured, nor was the aircraft damaged. However, the incident...

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