Incident at Winnipeg, Manitoba


1997-03-11: The crew of Air Canada Flight 180, enroute from Winnipeg to Ottawa, experienced a cracked windshield when the aircraft was at flight level 330, in the vicinity of Sioux Narrows. The crew advised ACC of the problem, and returned and landed at Winnipeg. Company maintenance personnel replaced the windshield.


CADORS Number 1997C0142
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 1997-03-10 - 18:05
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Winnipeg, Manitoba
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FTMX | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DOUGLAS
Model DC9 32
Year Built 1972
Engine Type Turbo jet
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number AC180
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Declared emergency/priority,Airframe failure

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