Incident at Calgary, AB

Summary

2000-03-23: The crew of WJA 34, a B737, reported flying through a flock of birds on takeoff from Calgary. A runway inspection revealed no birds, dead or alive, and there was no reported damage to the a/c. OPI - Aerodrome Safety UPDATE This airport has an active and ongoing bird and wildlife control program. No special measures were in effect at the time of this incident. The incident was recorded for statistical purposes and possible modification to the wildlife control program, if warranted.

Details


CADORS Number 1999C0898
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-10-19 - 18:31
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Calgary, AB
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 WESTJET
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
BOEING
Model 737 200
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make UNITED JT SERIES
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number WJA 34
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Bird strike

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