Incident at Springbank,AB


1997-10-21: The pilot of C-FWPV was conducting circuits, and when the a/c was on crosswind, it struck a bird. The pilot requested priority for landing with unknown damage, and two other a/c ahead of C-FWPV were moved in order that C-FWPV could land. The a/c was examined on the ground and it was confirmed that the a/c had sustained a bird strike on the lower cowl and propellor. No damage was reported.


CADORS Number 1997C0740
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-10-20 - 02:18
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Springbank,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 FWPV | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
Model 172P
Year Built 1991
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
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Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Bird strike

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