Incident at EDMONTON INTL AB (CYEG)

Summary

1997-06-20: Reddog 3 was a formation of two CF-18 a/c which were participating in Maple Flag exercises out of Cold Lake and because of weather and low fuel, were unable to return to Cold Lake. The a/c diverted to Edmonton with minimum fuel and received priority handling from ATS. The a/c landed safely at 1630Z. There were minor delays for two other a/c.

Details


CADORS Number 1997C0376
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-06-19 - 16:30
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYEG
Aerodrome Name EDMONTON INTL AB (CYEG)
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Edmonton,AB
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Fuel related
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner DEPARTMENT OF NATIONAL DEFENCE
Operator State
Make  Silhouette image of MCDONNELL DOUGLAS
MCDONNELL DOUGLAS
Model CF-18 HORNET
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number Reddog 3
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Fuel management

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