Incident at CALGARY INTL AB (CYYC)

Summary

2001-02-05: Approximately 55 NM west of Calgary on a flight from Abbotsford, the crew of WJA 22 advised they had a medical emergency on board and were requesting priority for the approach. The aircraft was brought directly in and landed safely at about 0405Z. A few other aircraft were delayed but only slightly. The crew made arrangements for assistance on arrival without ATC involvement.

Details


CADORS Number 2001C0111
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2001-02-03 - 03:45
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYYC
Aerodrome Name CALGARY INTL AB (CYYC)
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, 55 NM W of Calgary
TSB Occurrence Number A01W0025
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 13851
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Medical
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GWJE | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner WESTJET
Operator WESTJET AIRLINES LTD. (8893) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
BOEING
Model 737 275
Year Built 1972
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make PRATT & WHITNEY
Engine Model JT8D-9A
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number WJA 22
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Descent
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Medical emergency

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