Incident at WINNIPEG / JAMES ARMSTRONG RICHARDSON INTL MB (CYWG)

Summary

1996-04-24: The aircraft departed runway 36 on the return leg of a Medevac flight to Thompson, Manitoba. The crew of FMBL advised tower that a bird had struck their port engine and requested clearance back to Winnipeg where an uneventful landing was accomplished. Although the bird caused a mess to the engine cowling and intake rim, there was no other damage. The engine manufacturer (Garrett) were advised. After consultation, the crew ground ran the engine and found it to be operating normally. The aircraft was put back on the line.

Details


CADORS Number 1995C0134
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1995-04-30 - 01:11
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYWG
Aerodrome Name WINNIPEG / JAMES ARMSTRONG RICHARDSON INTL MB (CYWG)
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Winnipeg Intl, Manitoba
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories Bird
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FMBL | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner NORTHWINDS NORTHERN INC
Operator NORTHWINDS NORTHERN INC. (2353) Commercial
Make MITSUBISHI
Model MU 2B35
Year Built 1973
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Bird strike

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