Incident at Vicinity of Sioux Narrows, Ontario


1996-12-09: The crew of Canadian 901 advised Winnipeg ACC that while climbing from FL310 to FL350 in the vicinity of Sioux Narrows, a wind screen cracked. The crew descended to FL270 and after evaluating the situation elected to continue to Calgary which was their destination. The aircraft was enroute from Ottawa on a routine scheduled flight. Maintenance determined that the outer pane of the windscreen was cracked. The windscreen was replaced and the aircraft was returned to service. Also reported as 96O0565.


CADORS Number 1996C0538
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1996-12-06 - 15:40
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, Vicinity of Sioux Narrows, Ontario
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 737
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number CDN901
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Airframe failure

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