Incident at 80 NM S of Fort McMurray, AB


1999-09-21: BAW 48, a B747, was enroute from Seattle to Heathrow and about 80 miles south of Fort McMurray when the crew reported that a passenger had experienced a bee sting. In an unusual case of air rage, the bee may have been upset at the service on the flight. The crew received advice from Medlink and continued to destination. It is not known if the bee survived the trip. OPI - System Safety


CADORS Number 1999C0804
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-09-21 - 02:40
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, 80 NM S of Fort McMurray, AB
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TSB Class of Investigation
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Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 747 400
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number BAW 48
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Other operational incident

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