Incident at Edmonton, AB


1997-10-21: ACA 262 was departing from Runway 12 for Calgary when the a/c struck several swallows as it rotated. The crew decided to bring the a/c back for inspection, and after being examined by maintenance, there was no damage reported. ERS was not involved and no other a/c were inconvenienced.


CADORS Number 1997C0738
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-10-20 - 18:50
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
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 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 CANADAIR
Model CL600 2B19(RJ)
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ACA 262
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Bird strike

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