January 11, 2020

Incident at EDMONTON INTL AB (CYEG)

A Swoop Inc. Boeing 737-8CT (C-FONK/WSW753) from Las Vegas, NV (KLAS) to Edmonton, AB (CYEG) conducted a pilot initiated missed approach due to an unstable approach via instrument landing system (ILS) 30. No impact to operations.

July 5, 2019

Incident at ABBOTSFORD BC (CYXX) (Incursion - runway - animal)

After departure, a Swoop Boeing 737-8CT (C-FONK/WSW400) from Abbotsford, BC (CYXX) to Winnipeg/James Armstrong Richardson, MB (CYWG) reported seeing a coyote mid-runway down Runway 07/25 on their take-off roll. No assistance required. No impact on operations.

March 8, 2019

Incident at ABBOTSFORD BC (CYXX)

While loading passengers, a Swoop Inc. Boeing 737-8CT (C-FONK/WSW106) from Abbotsford, BC (CYXX) to Hamilton, ON (CYHM) reported a medical issue with two passengers and advised requiring assistance.

October 4, 2019

Incident at LONDON ON (CYXU)

A Swoop Inc. Boeing 737-8CT (C-FONK/WSW315) from Halifax, NS (CYHZ) to London, ON (CYXU) an IFR arrival from CYHZ was instructed to overshoot Runway 33 due to the previous landed aircraft, an ITPS (Canada) Ltd. Aero L-39C (C-GTOZ) returning from a local VFR flight which was slow to vacate Runway 33. No impact to operations.

May 15, 2019

Incident at HAMILTON ON (CYHM)

A Swoop Boeing 737-8CT (C-FONK/WSW110) from Winnipeg/James Armstrong Richardson, MB (CYWG) to Hamilton, ON (CYHM) was instructed to pull up due to traffic slow to exit Runway 12.

September 7, 2019

Incident at EDMONTON INTL AB (CYEG)

A Swoop Boeing 737-8CT (C-FONK/WSW102) from Edmonton, AB (CYEG) to Hamilton, ON (CYHM) was given Taxi V B to Runway 12. C-FONK taxied V B A to Runway 02 and was re cleared to depart Runway 02. No operational impact.

April 30, 2019

Incident at EDMONTON INTL AB (CYEG)

A Swoop Inc. Boeing 737-8CT (C-FONK/WSW101) from Hamilton, ON (CYHM) to Edmonton, AB (CYEG) was too high on approach to Runway 02 and conducted a missed approach.

October 12, 2019

Incident at HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ)

The pilot of a Swoop Boeing 737-8CT (C-FONK/WSW112) on a flight from Hamilton, ON (CYHM) to Halifax/Stanfield Intl, NS (CYHZ) requested medical assistance for passenger. Emergency Response Services (ERS) and Airport Duty Manager (ADM) advised. No impact on operations.

September 17, 2018

Incident at ABBOTSFORD BC (CYXX)

At 0009Z, a Swoop Inc. Boeing 737-8CT (C-FONK / WSW109) from Hamilton, ON (CYHM) to Abbotsford, BC (CYXX) reported being struck by lightning over the PIGDO intersection on the required navigation performance (RNP) approach to Runway 25. The pilot reported that the aircraft was operating fine and landed safely. The tower called the Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting (ARFF) unit and put the unit on standby. No operational impact.

October 4, 2018

Incident at ABBOTSFORD BC (CYXX) (FOD (foreign object debris))

A Swoop Inc. Boeing 737-8CT (C-FONK/WSW401) from Winnipeg/James Armstrong Richardson Int'l, MB (CYWG) to Abbotsford, BC (CYXX) reported a bird strike on arrival. Bird remains were found on the runway. No operational impact.

August 25, 2018

Incident at HAMILTON ON (CYHM) (FOD (foreign object debris))

The pilot of a Swoop Inc. Boeing 737-8CT (C-FONK/WSW106) from Abbotsford, BC (CYXX) to Hamilton, ON (CYHM) reported a bird strike during a flare landing for Runway 12. One intact barn swallow was found.

May 31, 2018

Incident at TORONTO / LESTER B. PEARSON INTL ON (CYYZ)

A WestJet Boeing 737-8CT (C-FONK/WJA2767) from Punta Cana International, Dominican Republic (MDPC) to Toronto/Pearson International, ON (CYYZ) was instructed to initiate an overshoot for Runway 24R due to the previous arrival, a WestJet Encore Ltd. de Havilland DHC-8-402 (WEN3573) from Sudbury, ON (CYSB) to Toronto/Pearson International, ON (CYYZ) still exiting the runway at D4.

May 28, 2018

Incident at 30NM TORONTO / LESTER B. PEARSON INTL ON (CYYZ)

A WestJet Boeing 737-8CT (C-FONK/WJA2601) from Kingston, Jamaica (MKJP) to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson Int'l, ON (CYYZ) declared a medical emergency and requested Emergency Medical Services (EMS) to meet them at the gate. WJA2601 was given priority and landed Runway 06L at 2258Z without incident. No impact to operations.

October 27, 2018

Incident at EDMONTON INT'L TOWER / TOUR D'EDMONTON INT'L

A Swoop Boeing 737-8CT (C-FONK/WSW120) from Abbotsford, BC (CYXX) to Edmonton Int'l, AB (CYEG) went around on approach to Runway 30 due to an unstable approach. It was windy at the time, 280 at 15 with gusts. The aircraft landed safely at 1730Z.

August 6, 2018

Incident at EDMONTON INTL AB (CYEG)

A Swoop Inc. Boeing 737-8CT (C-FONK/WSW124) from Abbotsford, BC (CYXX) to Edmonton International, AB (CYEG) conducted a missed approach due to an unstable approach. The aircraft came around and landed without further incident. No operational impact.

March 9, 2017

Incident at 10 NM N SAULT STE. MARIE ON (CYAM)

A WestJet Boeing 737-8CT (C-FONK/WJA426) from Edmonton, AB (CYEG) to Toronto, ON (CYYZ) declared a medical emergency. The aircraft landed Runway 23 at 1038Z without incident.

December 5, 2017

Incident at EDMONTON INTL AB (CYEG) (Laser interference)

A WestJet Boeing 737-8CT (C-FONK/WJA1423) on a flight from Los Angeles, CA (KLAX) to Edmonton, AB (CYEG) reported a green laser light roughly 7 miles final Runway 30 at roughly 5000 feet above sea level (ASL). Length of exposure was short, effect was minimal if any effect at all, and no action was taken by the flight crew other than to report the incident. No succeeding aircraft reported any laser lights.

August 23, 2017

Incident at EDMONTON INTL AB (CYEG)

The pilot of a WestJet Boeing 737-8CT (C-FONK/WJA225) on a flight from Ottawa/MacDonald-Cartier, ON (CYOW) to Edmonton, AB (CYEG) informed air traffic control (ATC) that bird remains were found on the plane when it arrived at the gate. The runway was inspected and nothing was found on the runway.

April 16, 2016

Incident at In the vicinity of: TORONTO / LESTER B. PEARSON INTL ON (CYY (Weather balloon, meteor, rocket, CIRVIS/UFO)

A WestJet Boeing 737-8CT (C-FONK / WJA673) from Toronto, ON (CYYZ) to Calgary, AB (CYYC) level at 7000' westbound approx 8NM north of CYYZ reported observing a bright light that went over them opposite direction. Nearest traffic was an Air Canada Airbus A321-211 (C-GIUE / ACA102) from Vancouver, BC (CYVR) to Toronto, ON (CYYZ) restricted above approximately 3 miles north of WJA673.

November 11, 2015

Incident at TORONTO / LESTER B. PEARSON INTL ON (CYYZ)

At 2231Z, a WestJet Boeing 737-8CT (C-FONK/ WJA436) from Edmonton, AB (CYEG) to Toronto, ON (CYYZ) requested overshoot Runway 23, no reason given. The aircraft landed at 2242Z, without further incident.