December 3, 2019

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

A Sky Regional Airlines Embraer ERJ 170-200SU (C-FRQW/SKV7590) from Chicago/OHare Intl, IL (KORD) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl, QC (CYUL) reported a probable bird strike while in the flare. An inspection was conducted, and nothing was found. No impact.

November 24, 2019

Incident at SEPT-ÎLES QC (CYZV) (Bird presence)

The flight service station (FSS) observed an Air Creebec de Havilland DHC-8-314 (C-FNXN/CRQ530) from Sept-Îles, QC (CYZV) to Mont-Joli, QC (CYYY) deviating from the standard instrument departure (SID) for Runway 27. The FSS contacted CRQ530 to confirm that it was still following SID. CRQ530 reported that it was conducting a 10-degree left turn to avoid geese. No impact.

November 15, 2019

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

An Air Canada Airbus A320-211 (C-FDSU/ACA417) from Montreal/Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) reported a possible bird strike at takeoff from Runway 24L. Nothing was found during the inspection. No impact on operations.

November 16, 2019

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

An Air Transat Airbus A330-243 (C-GGTS/TSC128) from Montreal/Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic (MDPP) experienced a bird strike while taking off from Runway 24L. 4 snow buntings were found. No impact on operations.

November 12, 2019

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

A de Havilland DHC-8-402 (JZA7958) from Toronto/Billy Bishop, ON (CYTZ) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) landing on Runway 24L reported what was probably a bird strike. Two snow buntings were found during the inspection.

November 4, 2019

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

A Jazz Bombardier CL-600-2D24 (Series 900) (C-GPJZ/JZA8456) from Montreal/Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Boston, MA (KBOS) reported a possible bird strike at takeoff. Nothing was found during the inspection, and there was no impact on operations.

November 2, 2019

Incident at SEPT-ÎLES QC (CYZV)

A Northern Air Charter Beech B200 (C-GNAK/NLI376) from Sept-Îles, QC (CYZV) to La Romaine, QC (CTT5) reported a probable bird strike at takeoff. Runway inspection completed. Nothing was found.

Incident at SEPT-ÎLES QC (CYZV)

A Provincial Airlines Beech 1900D (C-GPBG/PVL8327) from Sept-Îles, QC (CYZV) to La Romaine, QC (CTT5) rejected its takeoff due to a bird strike.

November 1, 2019

Incident at CHICOUTIMI / ST-HONORÉ QC (CYRC)

A Collège denseignement général et professionnel de Chicoutimi Piper PA-31 (C-GDBK) from Chicoutimi/St-Honoré, QC (CYRC) to Chicoutimi/St-Honoré, QC (CYRC) reported a bird strike on Runway 12. No impact on operations.

October 22, 2019

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

At departure from Runway 24R, a Jazz de Havilland DHC-8-402 (JZA7961) from Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Toronto/Billy Bishop, ON (CYTZ) reported a possible bird strike. Nothing was found during the inspection.

July 14, 2019

Incident at SEPT-ÎLES QC (CYZV)

A PAL Airlines de Havilland DHC-8-314 (C-GYVC) on a flight from Sept-Iles, QC (CYZV) to Wabush, NL (CYWK) reported a bird strike (seagull) on departure. No impact on the flight or aircraft.

October 9, 2019

Incident at ROUYN-NORANDA QC (CYUY) (FOD (foreign object debris), Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)

At landing, a Government of Quebec Canadair CL-600-2B16 (C-GURG/QUE10) from Chibougamau/Chapais, QC (CYMT) to Rouyn-Noranda, QC (CYUY) reported a bird strike. 3 to 4 dead small birds were found on the runway. During the runway inspection, 2 aircraft were each instructed to conduct a 360, one to the east and the other to the west.

September 29, 2019

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

An Air Transat Boeing 737-800 (TSC893) on a flight from Cancun, Mexico (MMUN) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl, QC (CYUL) reported a bird strike at 6NM final Runway 06R at 2200ft above sea level (ASL).

September 23, 2019

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

An Aerovias de Mexico Boeing 737-800 (XADRC/AMX681) from Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Mexico, Mexico (MMMX) reported that it had experienced a bird strike at takeoff from Runway 24L. After a runway inspection, a duck was found. No impact on operations.

September 29, 2019

Incident at SEPT-ÎLES QC (CYZV)

After its landing on Runway 27, a Jazz de Havilland DHC-8-301 (C-GETA/JZA8720) from Quebec/Jean Lesage, QC (CYQB) to Sept-Îles, QC (CYZV) declared that it had experienced a bird strike. A vehicle (ST25) performed a runway inspection and nothing was found on the two runways. JZA8720 said that it had definitely experienced a bird strike at landing.

September 22, 2019

Incident at MONTRÉAL / ST-HUBERT QC (CYHU) (FOD (foreign object debris))

A bird was found dead on the threshold of Runway 24L at Montreal/St-Hubert, QC (CYHU).

September 21, 2019

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

A Jazz de Havilland DHC-8-300 (JZA8724) from Gaspé/Michel-Pouliot, QC (CYGP) to Îles-de-la-Madeleine, QC (CYGR) reported that it had experienced a bird strike at landing, on approach for Runway 25.

September 17, 2019

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

A Jazz de Havilland DHC-8-301 (C-GETA/JZA8703) from Quebec/Jean Lesage, QC (CYQB) to Montreal/Trudeau, QC (CYUL) reported a possible bird strike while landing on Runway 06L. Nothing was found during the inspection. No impact on operations.

September 13, 2019

Incident at MONTRÉAL INTL (MIRABEL) QC (CYMX) (FOD (foreign object debris))

A vehicle (Sauvetage16) reported the presence of a skunk carcass on Runway 06/24 at about 300 feet west of taxiway B6. No bird strikes were reported by the latest aircraft. No impact on operations.

September 11, 2019

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

An Air Transat Airbus A330-243 (C-GUFR/TSC319) on a flight from Lisbon, Portugal (LPPT) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) reported a bird strike at landing on Runway 24L. Inspection completed and carcass found. No impact on operations.

September 5, 2019

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

An Air Canada Airbus A320 (ACA419) flying from Montreal/Trudeau (CYUL), QC, to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson (CYYZ), ON, reported a bird strike during takeoff from Runway 24L. A bird was found during inspection. No impact on operations.

September 1, 2019

Incident at KUUJJUARAPIK QC (CYGW) (Bird presence)

An Air Inuit de Havilland DHC-6-300 (C-FJFR/AIE681) from Kuujjuarapik, QC (CYGW) to La Grande-Rivière, QC (CYGL) was taxiing in the opposite direction on the runway and reported that several birds, particularly Canada geese, were crossing the runway.

August 26, 2019

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

An aircraft reported a dead bird on Taxiway A. Vehicle (SR206) confirmed a bird strike.

August 25, 2019

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

A British Aerospace BAE Jetstream 31 (PSC488) from Quebec/Jean Lesage, QC (CYQB) to Montreal/Saint-Hubert, QC (CYHU) reported a bird strike while landing on Runway 24R. Runway 24R/06L was closed until 2210Z. A bird was found during the runway inspection. An aircraft was diverted to Montreal/Mirabel, QC (CYMX). No other impact.

August 24, 2019

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

An Air Canada Airbus A320-211 (C-FTJR/ACA761) from Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to San Francisco, CA (KSFO) reported a bird strike at takeoff. A bird was found at B1 during the runway inspection. JZA8752, JZA8976, and JZA8031 were redirected to Runway 06R. No other impact on operations.

August 22, 2019

Incident at 10NM MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

A Jazz de Havilland DHC-8-301 (C-GUON/JZA8685) from Bagotville, QC (CYBG) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) reported a bird strike 10 NM on final for Runway 24L, at 3 000 ft. The aircraft landed without incident at 2049Z. No impact on operations.

August 16, 2019

Incident at RIMOUSKI QC (CYXK)

A Pascan Pilatus PC-12/45 (C-GAWP/PSC187-M) from Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Rimouski, QC (CYXK) struck two seagulls on final for Runway 07. Unknown impact on operations.

August 19, 2019

Incident at HAVRE ST-PIERRE QC (CYGV)

A Hydro-Québec de Havilland DHC-8-300 (HYD311) from Havre-Saint-Pierre, QC (CYGV) to Quebec/Jean Lesage, QC (CYQB) mentioned a possible bird strike on takeoff.

August 10, 2019

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

The terminal control unit (TCU) indicated that a SkyWest Airlines Bombardier CL-600-2B19 (N928EV/SKW3130) from Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Chicago/OHare, IL (KORD) had possibly experienced a bird strike while taking off from Runway 24R. Two birds were found during the inspection. Impact: the following departures were delayed: JZA8770 and JZA8902. ACA871 was reassigned to Runway 24L for its arrival.

August 15, 2019

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

A Jazz de Havilland DHC-8-402 (C-GGCI/JZA7956) from Toronto/Billy Bishop, ON (CYTZ) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) reported a dead bird on the runway during its landing. Impact: a Sky Regional Embraer ERJ 175 (SKV7593) from Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Chicago/OHare, IL (KORD) and a Jazz Bombardier CL-600-2D24 (series 900) (JZA8704) from Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Quebec/Jean Lesage, QC (CYQB) were delayed.

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

A Jazz Bombardier CL-600-2B19 (JZA8711) from Quebec/Jean Lesage, QC (CYQB) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) reported a bird strike during landing on Runway 06L. A bat was found during the inspection. The following departures were delayed: a WestJet Boeing 737-700 (WJA213) from Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Calgary, AB (CYYC); a FlexJet CL30 (LXJ586) from Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Baltimore-Washington, MD (KBWI); and a Republic Airlines Embraer 170 (RPA4389) from Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Philadelphia, PA (KPHL).

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

A WestJet Boeing 737-7CT (C-GMWJ/WJA596) from Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) reported a bird strike while landing on Runway 06L.
UPDATE from Airworthiness: A Civil Aviation Safety Inspector (CASI) looked into this occurrence. Upon inspection, Maintenance found evidence of the bird strike just below Captains L2 window. Maintenance cleaned impact area, and bird strike inspection carried out. Radome inspected. No faults found. Aircraft was returned to service.

August 4, 2019

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

An Air Canada Rouge Boeing 767-333 (C-FMWU/ROU1565) from Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Vancouver, BC (CYVR) reported experiencing a bird strike at takeoff from Runway 06R. Nothing was found during the runway inspection. No impact on operations.

August 14, 2019

Incident at ROUYN-NORANDA QC (CYUY) (Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)

A Jazz de Havilland DHC-8-311 (C-GABP/JZA8758) from Rouyn-Noranda, QC (CYUY) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) reported a bird strike at takeoff. Injured birds were found during the runway inspection.

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

An Openskies Airbus A330-200 (FHLVM/BOS7) from Paris-Orly, France (LFPO) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) reported a bird strike on short final for Runway 06L. No birds were found during the runway inspection. No impact on operations.

August 10, 2019

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

A Jazz de Havilland DHC-8-402 (C-GGOF/JZA8521) from Halifax/Stanfield, NS (CYHZ) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) reported a bird strike at landing on Runway 24L. A bird was found during the inspection. No impact on operations.

August 5, 2019

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

A Government of Quebec de Havilland DHC-8-202 (C-GQBT/QUE30) on a MEDEVAC flight from Bonaventure, QC (CYVB) to Baie-Comeau, QC (CYBC) rejected its approach on Runway 28. The pilot reported the presence of birds 100 ft above the runway. The pilot did not report the bird strike.

July 30, 2019

Incident at VAL-D'OR QC (CYVO) (Bird presence, Incursion - runway - animal)

When an Exact Air Inc. Piper PA-31 (ET703) from Val-dOr, QC (CYVO) to Chicoutimi/Saint-Honoré, QC (CYRC) taxied the wrong way on Runway 36, it reported the presence of 2 herons crossing the runway before it, walking and unafraid of the plane. A vehicle (SCT210) was informed. Impact: ET703s departure was delayed by 6 minutes.

August 8, 2019

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

A SkyWest Airlines Bombardier CL-600-2B19 (N928EV/SKW3130) on a flight from Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Chicago/OHare Intl, IL (KORD) reported a bird strike on rotation. Impact: an Air Transat Airbus A321-271NX (C-GOJF/TSC908) on a flight from Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Cayo Coco, Cuba (MUCC) and a GoJet Airlines Bombardier CL-600-2C10 (N653CA/GJS6282) on a flight from Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Detroit/Wayne County Intl, MI (KDTW) were delayed.

Incident at VAL-D'OR QC (CYVO) (FOD (foreign object debris), Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)

A Panorama Fixed Wings Pilatus PC-12/45 (PNO711) from Alma, QC (CYTF) to Val-dOr, QC (CYVO), after coming out through Taxiway C, indicated that it saw a bird carcass on the runway. During the runway inspection, a vehicle (SCT210) confirmed it had found a seagulls carcass. No impact.

July 27, 2019

Incident at VAL-D'OR QC (CYVO) (Bird presence, Incursion - runway - animal)

On final approach for Runway 18, a Cessna 310R (C-FFJL), operated by Grondair, flying from Val-dOr, QC (CYVO) to Val-dOr, QC (CYVO) reported the presence of many gulls on short final as well as on the threshold of Runway 18. No birds hit. The pilot reported that the aircraft came very, very close to the birds.

August 6, 2019

Incident at VAL-D'OR QC (CYVO)

A de Havilland DHC-8-103, operated by Air Creebec (C-GZJC/CRQ5936), flying from Val-dOr, QC (CYVO) to Rouyn-Noranda, QC (CYUY) reported an impact with a bird 2 NM north of Taxiway E when the aircraft was about to take off from Runway 36. Bird confirmed dead. Impact: aircraft departure delayed.

July 26, 2019

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

An Air Canada Boeing 787-9 (C-FGFZ/ACA012) from Shanghai, China (ZSPD) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) reported a dead bird on Runway 24R. After the inspection, a carcass was found on the runway. Impact: an Air Canada Airbus A321-211 (C-FGKZ/ACA326) from Calgary, AB (CYYC) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) was cleared for Runway 24L.

July 30, 2019

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

An Embraer ERJ 170-200 SU (SKV7684) from Houston, TX (KIAH) to Montreal/Trudeau, QC (CYUL) reported a bird strike while landing on Runway 24R. After a runway inspection, no bird was found. Runway 24R was unavailable until 1734Z due to the inspection. No other impact on operations.

July 29, 2019

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

An Air Canada Airbus A320 (ACA402) from Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) reported a bird strike while landing on Runway 24R. A bird was found. Impact: Runway 24R was unavailable from 1311Z to 1320Z, the time required for the inspection.

July 28, 2019

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

An Air Canada Airbus A320 (ACA781) from Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to San Fransisco, CA (KSFO) reported a bird strike while taking off from Runway 24L. A bird was found during the inspection. Impact: two departures were delayed by 5 minutes.

July 20, 2019

Incident at LA GRANDE RIVIÈRE QC (CYGL) (Bird presence, Incursion - runway - animal, Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)

Several seagulls were spotted on the runway. A staff person had to scare them away before the departure of an Air Inuit Boeing 737-275C (C-GSPW/AIE705) from La Grande-Rivière, QC (CYGL) to Puvirnituq, QC (CYPX). The aircraft was delayed by a few minutes.

July 23, 2019

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

An Air Canada Airbus A320 (ACA332) from Edmonton, AB (CYEG) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) reported a bird strike while taking off from Runway 24L. Nothing was found during the inspection. No impact on operations.

July 22, 2019

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

A WestJet de Havilland DHC-8-402 (WEN3537) from Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) reported a bird strike while landing on Runway 24R. A bird was found during an inspection.

July 19, 2019

Incident at MONTRÉAL INTL (MIRABEL) QC (CYMX)

A Cargojet Airways Boeing 757-223 (C-FGKJ/CJT907) from Covington/Cincinnati, OH (KCVG) to Montreal Intl, QC (Mirabel) (CYMX) reported that it had hit a small bird 3 NM on final for Runway 06. No impact on operations.

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