September 18, 2022

Incident at SEPT-ÎLES QC (CYZV) (FOD (foreign object debris))

A Jazz Bombardier CL-600-2B19 (C-GUJA/JZA7989) from Sept-Îles, QC (CYZV) to Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) reported a bird strike when departing from Runway 27. After a runway inspection, a small bird was found. No impact on operations.

September 15, 2022

Incident at MONTRÉAL / ST-HUBERT QC (CYHU) (Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)

An Aéroclub de Montréal Cessna 150M (C-GYCE) from Montréal/St-Hubert, QC (CYHU) to Montréal/St-Hubert, QC (CYHU) notified the air traffic controller (ATC) that there was a bird strike. The runway was closed until 0100Z. No impact on operations.

September 14, 2022

Incident at QUÉBEC / JEAN LESAGE INTL QC (CYQB)

An Air Transat Airbus A321-211 (TSC117) from Paris/Charles-de-Gaulle, France (LFPG) to Québec/Jean-Lesage Intl, QC (CYQB) reported a bird strike on touch-down when landing on Runway 24. No further impact on operations.

September 13, 2022

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

The terminal control unit (TCU) informed the tower at 0115Z that an Air Canada Airbus A330-300 (ACA812) from Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau Intl, QC (CYUL) to Lisbon, Portugal (LPPT) that had departed at 0105Z experienced a possible bird strike when taking off from Runway 06R. No birds were found during inspection. No impact on operations.

September 11, 2022

Incident at MONTRÉAL INTL (MIRABEL) QC (CYMX) (Bird presence, Incursion - runway - animal, Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)

During landing, a Nolinor Aviation Cessna 172L (C-GHWK) from Hancock, ME (KBHB) to Montréal/Mirabel, QC (CYMX) reported wild turkeys on the runway. Montreal airports were advised for dissemination purposes. Impact: departure of an Académie Aéronautique Cessna 172M (C-GFGQ) from Montréal/Mirabel, QC (CYMX), to Montréal/Mirabel, QC (CYMX) was delayed by ten minutes.

September 14, 2022

Incident at BAIE-COMEAU QC (CYBC) (Bird presence)

A Hydro-Québec de Havilland DHC-8-311 (C-GJNL/HYD331) from Havre-St-Pierre, QC (CYGV) to Baie-Comeau, QC (CYBC) pulled up from Runway 28 due to many birds on short final. No further impacts on operations.

September 8, 2022

Incident at SEPT-ÎLES QC (CYZV) (Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)

A Sky Jet M.G. Inc. Beech 1900D (LSJ613) from La Romaine, QC (CTT5) to Sept-Îles, QC (CYZV) landed on Runway 27 and reported a possible bird strike. Runway was checked and no birds were found. Delayed takeoff for a PAL Airlines de Havilland DHC-8-402 (PVL1910). An Air Inuit Beech 350 (AIE551) was slowed on approach.

September 9, 2022

Incident at ÎLES-DE-LA-MADELEINE QC (CYGR) (FOD (foreign object debris))

During a runway inspection, a dead bird was found near the threshold of Runway 07. No reports of a bird strike. No impact on operations.

September 5, 2022

Incident at ÎLES-DE-LA-MADELEINE QC (CYGR) (FOD (foreign object debris))

A bird was found during the runway inspection after a Provincial Airlines de Havilland DHC-8-311 (C-GPAR/PVL1974) from Gaspé/Michel-Pouliot, QC (CYGP) to Îles-de-la-Madeleine, QC (CYGR) landed on Runway 7. No impact on operations.

Incident at SEPT-ÎLES QC (CYZV) (Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)

When taking off from Runway 09, a Provincial Airlines de Havilland DHC-8-402 (C-GPAO/PVL1901) from Sept-Îles, QC (CYZV) to Québec/Jean-Lesage, QC (CYQB) experienced a bird strike. Impact: a Pascan British Aerospace Jetstream 3212 (C-GUSC/PSC417) from Québec/Jean-Lesage, QC (CYQB) to Sept-Îles, QC (CYZV) was slightly delayed for an inspection.

September 4, 2022

Incident at KUUJJUARAPIK QC (CYGW) (Bird presence, Incursion - runway - animal)

After landing, a Propair Inc. Beech A100 (C-FEYP/PRO4200) on a MEDEVAC flight from Rouyn-Noranda, QC (CYUY) to Kuujjuarapik, QC (CYGW), on Runway 21, reported the presence of birds on the runway threshold. Airport employees were advised and a check was done.

September 3, 2022

Incident at LOURDES-DE-BLANC-SABLON QC (CYBX)

A Government of Quebec Canadair CL600-2B16 (C-GURG/QUE10) on a MEDEVAC flight from Lourdes-de-Blanc-Sablon, QC (CYBX) to Québec/Jean-Lesage, QC (CYQB) reported a bird strike when taking off from Runway 23. No impact on operations.

August 31, 2022

Incident at VAL-D'OR QC (CYVO)

A Nolinor Aviation Boeing 737-2B6C (C-GNLN/NRL950) from Montréal/Mirabel, QC (CYMX) to Val-d’Or, QC (CYVO) reported a possible bird strike with small birds when landing. No carcasses were found during runway inspection.

August 24, 2022

Incident at ÎLES-DE-LA-MADELEINE QC (CYGR) (Bird presence)

A Jazz de Havilland DHC-8-402 (JZA7926) from Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Îles-de-la-Madeleine, QC (CYGR) conducted a go-around on approach to Runway 25 due to the presence of birds on the runway. The aircraft made a second approach and landed at 2037Z.

September 1, 2022

Incident at ROUYN-NORANDA QC (CYUY)

A Glencore Canada Corporation Boeing 737-2S2C (C-GXNR/RAG2000) from Rouyn-Noranda, QC (CYUY) to Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) experienced a bird strike when taking off. No remains were found on the runway. No impact on operations.

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL) (Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)

A Jazz Embraer ERJ 170-200 SU (JZA7782) from Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to St. John’s, NL (CYYT) reported a bird strike when departing from Runway 24L. No birds were found when the runway check was done. Several departures were delayed due to the check.

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

A Jazz Embraer ERJ 170-200 SU (C-FXJF/JZA7782) from Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to St. John’s, NL (CYYT) reported a bird strike. No birds were located after inspection. No impact.

August 30, 2022

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL) (FOD (foreign object debris))

A WestJet Encore Ltd. de Havilland DHC-8-402 (WEN3512) from Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) to Montréal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) reported a possible bird strike at B2 upon landing. A runway inspection was conducted and bird remains were found. No impact on operations.

August 31, 2022

Incident at CHICOUTIMI / ST-HONORÉ QC (CYRC) (FOD (foreign object debris))

Pilots reported a bird carcass near the threshold of Runway 24. No impact on operations.

August 25, 2022

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL) (Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown, FOD (foreign object debris))

A Chartright Air Bombardier BD-100-1A10 (C-FWUT/HRT246) from Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) to Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) reported experiencing a bird strike. After inspection, a bird carcass was found on the runway. Impact on operations: flights FEX850, ACA373, JZA8723, ROU1636, EJA447 and DAL2222 were delayed by ten minutes.

August 28, 2022

Incident at ÎLES-DE-LA-MADELEINE QC (CYGR) (FOD (foreign object debris))

A Jazz de Havilland DHC-8-402 (JZA7925) from Îles-de-la-Madeleine, QC (CYGR) to Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) reported a bird strike when departing Runway 25. After inspection, birds were found on the runway. No impact on operations.

August 23, 2022

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

Upon departure from Runway 06R, an Air Canada Boeing 787-9 (ACA844) from Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Frankfurt, Germany (EDDF) reported a possible bird strike near Taxiway Lima. No birds were found during the runway check.

August 22, 2022

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

An American, corporately registered Pilatus PC-12/47E (N531AF) from New York/Westchester County, NY (KHPN) to Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) reported a bird strike on Taxiway Lima. No impact.

August 24, 2022

Incident at MONTRÉAL / ST-HUBERT QC (CYHU) (FOD (foreign object debris), Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)

A Chartright Air Inc. Learjet 45 (HRT237) from Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) to Montréal/St-Hubert, QC (CYHU) experienced a bird strike when landing on Runway 24R. The runway was closed until 2157Z after a complete inspection. A bird carcass was found at the runway check. Impact on operations: several aircraft conducted operations on Runway 24L.

Incident at MONT-JOLI QC (CYYY) (FOD (foreign object debris))

The carcass of a bird was found on Runway 06.

Incident at QUÉBEC / JEAN LESAGE INTL QC (CYQB)

An Air Inuit de Havilland DHC-8-314 (C-GRAI/AIE861) from Québec/Jean-Lesage, QC (CYQB) to Port-Menier, QC (CYPN) reported a bird strike when departing Runway 24. No impact on operations.

August 20, 2022

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

A bird strike was experienced by a Jazz Embraer ERJ 170-200 SU (C-FFYG/JZA8948) from Houston, TX (KIAH) to Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) when landing on Runway 24R. No impact.

August 18, 2022

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL) (FOD (foreign object debris))

An Air Canada Airbus A330-343 (C-GEGI/ACA71) from Algiers/Houari-Boumediene, Algeria (DAAG) to Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) reported a bird strike upon arrival Runway 06L. Inspection performed and remains found on B2.

August 15, 2022

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL) (FOD (foreign object debris), Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)

A Flair Airlines Boeing 737 MAX 8 (C-FFLZ/FLE739) from Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Edmonton, AB (CYEG) reported a bird strike when departing from Runway 24L. After a runway inspection, a hawk carcass was found on the runway. Impacts on operations: the departure of an American Airlines Airbus A319 (B825AW/AAL1350) from Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Charlotte, NC (KCLT) was delayed by several minutes and an American, corporately owned Embraer EMB-505 (N333QD) from Orlando, FL (KMCO) to Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) conducted a go-around.

August 18, 2022

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL) (FOD (foreign object debris))

A bird carcass was found during inspection of Runway 06R. No operational impact.

Incident at SEPT-ÎLES QC (CYZV) (FOD (foreign object debris))

A Provincial Airlines de Havilland DHC-8-402 (C-GPAO/PVL1902) from Sept-Îles, QC (CYZV) to Wabush, NL (CYWK) reported a bird strike when departing from Runway 09. Bird strike confirmed after runway inspection. No impact on operations.

August 16, 2022

Incident at ROUYN-NORANDA QC (CYUY) (FOD (foreign object debris))

Dead bird found on the runway at Rouyn-Noranda, QC (CYUY). After verification with recent traffic, there was no indication of a bird strike with an aircraft.

Incident at SEPT-ÎLES QC (CYZV) (FOD (foreign object debris))

A Sky Jet M.G. Inc. Beech 1900D (C-GWGA/LSJ609) from Baie-Comeau, QC (CYBC) to Sept-Îles, QC (CYZV) reported a bird strike when landing on Runway 09. A bird carcass was found during the runway inspection. No impact on operations.

August 12, 2022

Incident at MONTRÉAL INTL (MIRABEL) QC (CYMX) (Bird presence, Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)

When landing on Runway 24, an Académie Aéronautique inc. Cessna 152 (C-GVYD) from Montréal/Mirabel, QC (CYMX) to Montréal/Mirabel, QC (CYMX) reported birds on the runway. The airport duty manager (ADM) was notified. Impact: a Cargair Cessna 172N (C-GYMA) from Montréal/Mirabel, QC (CYMX) to Montréal/Mirabel, QC (CYMX) and an Académie Aéronautique inc. Cessna 172M (C-GFGQ) from Montréal/Mirabel, QC (CYMX) to Montréal/Mirabel, QC (CYMX) had to conduct low-altitude approaches and their landing was delayed by 10 minutes.

August 16, 2022

Incident at ROUYN-NORANDA QC (CYUY) (FOD (foreign object debris))

A Hydro-Québec de Havilland DHC-8-402 (C-GHQL/HYD143) from La Grande Rivière, QC (CYGL) to Rouyn-Noranda, QC (CYUY) reported a bird strike when landing. Runway check found one dead hawk. No reported damage to the aircraft. No impact on operations.

August 12, 2022

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL) (FOD (foreign object debris))

An Air Canada Airbus BD-500-1A11 (C-GJXY/ACA410) from Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) to Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) reported a bird strike after landing. A swallow was found.

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL) (Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)

An Air Canada Boeing 787-8 (C-GHPX/ACA867) from London/Heathrow, UK (EGLL) to Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) reported a bird strike after landing. Three arrivals (ARR) were rerouted to Runway 06R. No further impact.

August 8, 2022

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL) (Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)

An Air Canada Boeing 737 MAX 8 (C-GEHV/ACA526) from San Diego, CA (KSAN) to Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) reported a bird strike. An Air Canada Airbus BD-500-1A11 (C-GVUH/ACA418) from Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) to Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) and a Jazz Bombardier CL-600-2D24 (C-FJZL/JZA8860) from Philadelphia, PA (KPHL) to Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) conducted a go-around during the runway check. No birds were found on the runway after inspection.

August 1, 2022

Incident at ROUYN-NORANDA QC (CYUY) (Bird presence)

A Hydro-Québec de Havilland DHC-8-311 (C-GJNL/HYD101) from Rouyn-Noranda, QC (CYUY) to Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) aborted its takeoff due to birds on the runway. No impact on operations.

August 11, 2022

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL) (FOD (foreign object debris), Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)

A Pascan British Aerospace Jetstream 3212 (C-GPSK/PSC582) from Québec/Jean-Lesage, QC (CYQB) to Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) reported a bird strike. A few arrivals and departures were delayed by seven to eight minutes. A carcass was found on the runway after inspection.

August 13, 2022

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

An Air Inuit Boeing 737-275C (C-GOPW/AIE781) from Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Puvirnituq, QC (CYPX) reported a bird strike. No birds were found during inspection.

August 10, 2022

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

An Air Canada Boeing 737 MAX 8 (C-GMIU/ACA314) from Vancouver, BC (CYVR) to Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) reported a possible bird strike on the threshold of Runway 24R. No impact on operations.

August 6, 2022

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL) (FOD (foreign object debris))

Approximately ten minutes after a landing, apron staff stated that an Air Transat Airbus A321-271NX (C-GOIE/TSC917) from Québec/Jean-Lesage, QC (CYQB) to Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) reported a possible bird strike. A bird carcass was found on the runway after inspection. No impact on operations.

August 9, 2022

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL) (FOD (foreign object debris))

A Jazz de Havilland DHC-8-402 (C-GJZY/JZA7925) from Îles-de-la-Madeleine, QC (CYGR) to Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) reported a bird strike. A swallow was found after the runway check.

Incident at ÎLES-DE-LA-MADELEINE QC (CYGR) (FOD (foreign object debris))

A decapitated bird carcass was found on Runway 07/25 at Iles-de-la-Madeleine, QC (CYGR). Aircraft responsible for impact unknown. No operational impact.

August 8, 2022

Incident at CHIBOUGAMAU / CHAPAIS QC (CYMT) (FOD (foreign object debris))

An Air Creebec Inc. de Havilland DHC-8-102 (C-FCWP/CRQ5707) from Chibougamau/Chapais, QC (CYMT) to Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) reported a possible bird strike when taking off. Signs of impact were found at the Runway 22 threshold. No impact on operations.

August 5, 2022

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL) (Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)

An Air Canada Rouge Airbus A319 (ROU1967) from Québec/Jean-Lesage, QC (CYQB) to Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) reported a bird strike when landing on Runway 24R. No remains were found during inspection. Several aircraft were diverted to Runway 24L.

August 6, 2022

Incident at BAIE-COMEAU QC (CYBC) (FOD (foreign object debris))

An Exact Air Piper PA-31 (C-GPTU/ET860) from Baie-Comeau, QC (CYBC) to Chicoutimi/St-Honoré, QC (CYRC) reported dead birds on the runway during takeoff from Runway 28. A Montmagny Air Service Britten Norman BN.2B-26 (C-GGJG) from Baie-Comeau, QC (CYBC) to Baie-Comeau, QC (CYBC) confirmed the dead birds when it landed. Four gulls were found during the runway inspection. No impact on operations.

August 4, 2022

Incident at MONT-JOLI QC (CYYY) (Bird presence, FOD (foreign object debris))

A vehicle (ST22) reported a gull carcass on the runway. A Nolinor Aviation Boeing 737-4K5 (C-GGWF/NRL600) from Québec/Jean-Lesage, QC (CYQB) to Mont-Joli, QC (CYYY) stated it had seen gulls on landing, but that there was no sign of impact. No impact on operations.

August 2, 2022

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

An Air Canada Boeing 737 MAX 8 (C-GMIU/ACA760) from San Francisco, CA (KSFO) to Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) reported a bird strike when landing on Runway 24R. No remains were found on inspection. No impact.

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