Incident at Regina, Saskatchewan

Summary

1996-12-10: Shortly after departing runway 13 at Regina, the crew of NWA1516, a DC9, was enroute Minneapolis, advised Regina Tower that they were returning due to a bird being ingested into the right engine. The aircraft landed safely without further incident. The crew believe that the bird was a goose. UPDATE: None of the four crew members or 61 passengers sustained injuries. Preliminary investigation revealed that the first and second stages were damaged and that the engine will be replaced before further flight.

Details


CADORS Number 1996C0413
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1996-09-29 - 20:00
Day or Night?
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 NAV CANADA
Categories Bird
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner NORTHWEST ORIENT AIRLINES INC.
Operator
Make  Silhouette image of MCDONNELL DOUGLAS
MCDONNELL DOUGLAS
Model DC 9
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number NWA1516
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Bird strike

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