Incident at Thunder Bay, Ontario


1996-03-23: The aircraft departed Thunder Bay enroute to Minneapolis on a routine scheduled flight. The crew advised Thunder ATC that they were experiencing an unusual noise in the nose section of the aircraft and they would be returning to Thunder Bay. The aircraft landed uneventfully at 1551Z. The aircraft then departed for Minneapolis at 1635Z.


CADORS Number 1996C0094
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-03-23 - 15:44
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Thunder Bay, Ontario
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Categories Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
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Occurrence Type Incident
Operator MESABA AVIATION, INC. (5297)
Make  Silhouette image of SWEARINGEN
Model SW3
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Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number MES3087
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CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Other operational incident

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