Incident at TORONTO / LESTER B. PEARSON INTL ON (CYYZ)

Summary

1996-02-24: Initial information from T.S.B. Initial Notification (#A96O0043): The aircraft (C-FNGJ) was en-route as a Medevac flight from London International Airport (CYXU) to Toronto (LBPIA) (CYYZ). While level at 4,000 feet ASL, eight (8) miles northwest of Toronto, the aircraft encountered hail. The flight crew requested vectors away from the storm and the aircraft proceeded to Toronto without further incident. An examination by maintenance on the following day revealed leading edge damage to the wings and the tail section. The flight crew reported that when the weather was checked in London, there were no pilot reports of hail in the Toronto area.

Details


CADORS Number 1996O0095
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 1996-02-24 - 02:00
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYYZ
Aerodrome Name TORONTO / LESTER B. PEARSON INTL ON (CYYZ)
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region,
TSB Occurrence Number A96O0043
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories Wind shear or thunderstorm,Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FNGJ | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner 744185 ONTARIO INCORPORATED (A
Operator AIR MUSKOKA (5478) Commercial
Make ROCKWELL INTL
Model 700
Year Built 1979
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model TIO-540-R2AD
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Minor
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Weather - other,Other operational incident,Weather - precipitation

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