September 29, 2000

Incident at Approx. 20 NM S of Winnipeg, MB

CDN997 was approximately 20 NM south of Winnipeg when the pilot informed ATC that there was a medical emergency on board and they wished to divert to Winnipeg. The aircraft was cleared as requested and landed on Runway 31 at 22:35Z. All arrangements were handled by the airline. No other aircraft were inconvenienced. OPI - System Safety

November 27, 1996

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

The RCMP advised the Toronto ACC of a potential hijack situation on CDN997 which was located at the gate at terminal three. Shortly thereafter, another message was relayed by Toronto Tower that an individual had been removed from the aircraft and that the incident was being treated as an utterance. In addition, they advised that the baggage was being checked. Ops. Impact -- unknown.