Incident at near Ottawa (M-CIA) (CYOW)


1996-11-20: The aircraft (operating as ONT357) had just departed from Ottawa (M-CIA) (CYOW). A bird strike occurred approximately 15NM southwest of Ottawa. The flight crew elected to return the aircraft to Ottawa (M-CIA) where it landed without further incident with ERS standing by. The windshield was reported to have been broken. Ops. impact -- none.


CADORS Number 1996O0528
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1996-11-19 - 19:40
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, near Ottawa (M-CIA) (CYOW)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Other,Bird

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator AIR ONTARIO (5002) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC 8
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ONT357
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Airframe failure,Diversion,Bird strike,Windshield/window (aircraft)

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