Incident at Yellowknife, NT


1997-10-06: NWT 952 departed Yellowknife for Edmonton at 1507Z and at 1545Z, the crew advised ATC that there were the remains of a bird stuck in the wing flap. The runway at Yellowknife was checked, but no bird carcasses were found there. The a/c continued the flight to Edmonton, where it landed uneventfully.


CADORS Number 1997C0692
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-10-02 - 15:45
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Northwest Territories, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Yellowknife, NT
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Bird

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 737 2E1
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number NWT 952
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Bird strike

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