Incident at Calgary, AB


1999-06-22: ACA 270, an A319, was landing on Runway 28 at Calgary when the crew reported a bird strike. Airport staff found a deceased bird of unknown species on the runway. There was no reported damage to the a/c. OPI - Aerodrome Safety UPDATE Aerodrome Safety reported that the Airport Bird and Wildlife Specialist was aware of this strike. They have an on-going Wildlife Control Program and the scare equipment was fully functional at the time of the strike. The bird was identified as a Franklin's Gull.


CADORS Number 1999C0471
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-06-17 - 13:12
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Calgary, 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 AIRBUS
Model  Silhouette image of A319 114
A319 114
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make CFM56-2 SERIES
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ACA 270
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Bird strike

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