Incident at Kitimat


1996-11-19: The Bell 206 was enroute to Kitimat at 1,000 agl when a bird struck the pilot's windscreen. The windscreen broke and the bird narrowly missed the pilot. The helicopter continued to Kitimat without any further incident.


CADORS Number 1996P0184
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-05-06 - 13:00
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location British Columbia, Canada, North America, Pacific Region, Kitimat
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TSB Class of Investigation
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Reported By
Categories Bird

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Helicopter
 Silhouette image of Helicopter
Canadian Registration FJSL | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator FAR WEST HELICOPTERS LTD. (5632) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BELL
Model 206B
Year Built
Engine Type
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Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
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Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Bird strike

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