Incident at enroute from Edmonton to Vancouver, B.C.


1996-10-16: The AirBC BAE146 was enroute from Edmonton to Vancouver, when the cabin crew detected a strong odour. The odour intensified to the point where 2 cabin attendants became ill, one not able to resume her duties in the cabin. No passengers were affected. After a safe landing in Vancouver, the two attendants were taken to hospital and later released.


CADORS Number 1996P0473
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 1996-10-12 - 23:50
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location British Columbia, Canada, North America, Pacific Region, enroute from Edmonton to Vancouver, B.C.
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Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories Cabin safety events

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FBAB | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BRITISH AEROSPACE
Model BAE 146 200
Year Built 1988
Engine Type Turbo fan
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Private No
Amateur Built No
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Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Crew incapacitation

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