Incident at Winnipeg, MB

Summary

1999-09-07: CAV 2551, a Saab 340, departed Runway 25 at Winnipeg International Airport and the crew called back while enroute to inform of a possible bird strike. The runway was inspected and an intact, deceased gull was found on the runway. Information to this effect was passed to the aircraft. The pilot subsequently informed ATC that there was no visible damage. OPI - Aerodrome Safety UPDATE Aerodrome Safety reported that the Winnipeg Airport Authority has an ongoing Wildlife program. Airport personnel had been conducting bird control activities that morning prior to the incident. Due to apparent non- existant bird activity, the individual was given other assignments. The incident has been recorded for statistical purposes.

Details


CADORS Number 1999C0744
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1999-09-01 - 12:59
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Winnipeg, MB
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories Bird
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner CALM AIR
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of SAAB
SAAB
Model 340B
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make GENERAL ELECTRIC TURBO
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number CAV 2551
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Bird strike

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