Incident at Terrace, B.C. (Dangerous goods/hazardous materials)


1996-08-20: When the ramp crew in Terrace opened the aft pit door and started to unload Canadian Airlines 556, they detected a strong odor. The fire hall was alerted and the fire crew discovered a liquid soaked box containing 12-375ML plastic bottles containing butyl-methyl-either "octane booster". Dangerous goods OPI advised.


CADORS Number 1996P0370
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 1996-08-15 - 17:15
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Geographic Location British Columbia, Canada, North America, Pacific Region, Terrace, B.C.
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Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories Aerodrome
Events Dangerous goods/hazardous materials

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