Incident at Winnipeg, MB


1999-09-08: ACA 192, an A320, was about 500 feet into the takeoff roll on Runway 36 at Winnipeg when the crew reported striking a small bird with the nose gear. The flight took off and continued to Toronto with no apparent damage. The runway was inspected and one Meadow Lark and one Sparrow Hawk were found intact, but departed from this world. OPI - Aerodrome Safety UPDATE Aerodrome Safety reported that the strike consisted of two small birds and was recorded on the Daily Occurrence Reports at Winnipeg International Airport.


CADORS Number 1999C0758
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-09-04 - 13:52
Day or Night?
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
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 A320 211
A320 211
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make CFM56-2 SERIES
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ACA 192
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Bird strike

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