Incident at Edmonton, AB


1999-09-09: CDR 1353, a DHC-8, struck several small birds during landing on Runway 30 at Edmonton International Airport. The runway was inspected and 2 deceased birds were found. OPI - Aerodrome Safety UPDATE Aerodrome Safety reported that the Airport Bird and Wildlife Specialist was aware of this strike and has identified the two birds as sandpipers. They have an on-going Wildlife Control Program. They are aware of increased sandpiper activity during wet periods and their program includes a focus on this concern during the wet periods.


CADORS Number 1999C0743
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-08-31 - 13:45
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 DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC 8 102
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make P & W.C. PT6 TURBO PROP
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number CDR 1353
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Bird strike

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