Incident at Winnipeg, MB


1999-03-31: ACA 138, an A319, was enroute from Vancouver to Ottawa and near Kenora when the crew reported an on-board medical emergency. They requested to divert to Winnipeg and asked that an ambulance with life-support equipment be available. The passenger was exhibiting signs of hypoglycemia and heart arrythmia. The flight landed at YWG at 0506Z and was met by the ambulance at the gate. No other a/c were inconveneienced. OPI - System Safety


CADORS Number 1999C0232
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-03-31 - 04:39
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Winnipeg, MB
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
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Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Medical

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 AIRBUS
Model  Silhouette image of A319 114
A319 114
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ACA 138
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Medical emergency

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