Incident at Regina, Saskatchewan

Summary

1996-05-06: The crew of NWA1523 advised Tower personnel at Regina that they had a medical emergency on board. Regina ERS responded. The crew then asked Tower to call an ambulance. This was done at 0342Z. Tower personnel encountered some difficulty with the 911 call. Apparently the dispatcher's line was U/S to the ambulance. Tower personnel had to hang up the phone and redial which eventually got them through to the ambulance service.

Details


CADORS Number 1996C0137
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-05-06 - 03:35
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Regina, Saskatchewan
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories Medical
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner
Operator NORTHWEST AIRLINES, INC. (298)
Make  Silhouette image of DOUGLAS
DOUGLAS
Model DC9
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number NWA1523
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Medical emergency

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