Incident at Winnipeg, MB

Summary

2000-03-22: CDR 1459, AN F28, DEPARTED RUNWAY 31 AT WINNIPEG AND THE CREW INFORMED THE TOWER THAT THEY HAD STRUCK A SMALL GROUP OF BIRDS. THE A/C CONTINUED ON TO DESTINATION. FIELD MAINTENANCE DID A FIELD INSPECTION AND DISCOVERED 5 ROBIN - SIZED BIRDS AT THE 6,000 FOOT MARK ALONG THE RUNWAY. THE EARTHLY REMAINS WERE BASICALLY INTACT. CDR 1459 WAS INFORMED OF THE FINDINGS.TO DATE NO DAMAGE REPORT HAS BEEN RECEIVED FROM THE COMPANY. NO OTHER A/C WERE REPORTED INCONVENIENCED. OPI - AERODROME SAFETY UPDATE Aerodrome Safety reported that Winnipeg Airport Authority has an ongoing wildlife program. No special measures were in effect at the time of this incident due to the absence of large birds. The incident was recorded for statistical purposes and possible modification to the wildlife control program, if warranted.

Details


CADORS Number 1999C0789
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-09-16 - 00:40
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 NAV CANADA
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 CANADIAN REGIONAL AIRLINES
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of FOKKER
FOKKER
Model F28 MK1000
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make ROLLS ROYCE SPEY SERIES
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number CDR 1459
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Bird strike

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