Incident at OTTAWA / MACDONALD-CARTIER INTL ON (CYOW)

Summary

1995-08-31: On climb out from Ottawa, the aircraft encountered severe turbulence at about 8,000' ASL. Aircraft returned and landed without further incident. There were no injuries to crew or passengers and an inspection did not reveal any damage to the aircraft. It was reported that there were thunderstorms in the Ottawa area at the time. The crew stated they were operating clear of cloud between layers at the time and that the aircraft radar was not displaying any significant weather in the immediate vicinity. Ops. Impact -- unknown. From a TSB Initial Notification.

Details


CADORS Number 1995O0473
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1995-08-31 - 14:50
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYOW
Aerodrome Name OTTAWA / MACDONALD-CARTIER INTL ON (CYOW)
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, Ottawa (MCIA), Ontario
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories Turbulence encounter
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FGRC | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner
Operator AIR ONTARIO Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC 8
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ONT349
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Weather - clear air turbulence (CAT)/turbulence

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