Incident at CALGARY INTL AB (CYYC)

Summary

2001-04-10: While Skywest Airlines SKW 856, a Canadair RJ, was taxiing for departure for a flight from Calgary (YYC) to Salt Lake City, ATC was advised by company dispatch of a bomb threat against the aircraft. The a/c was taken to the isolation area, the passengers and crew de-planed, and the a/c searched by Emergency Response Services. The Calgary Emergency Co-ordination Centre was activated and the bomb disposal team was dispatched. At 0330Z, the search was completed, nothing was found, situation stood down.

Details


CADORS Number 2001C0349
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2001-04-09 - 23:30
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYYC
Aerodrome Name CALGARY INTL AB (CYYC)
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Calgary
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 14739
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Security related,Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner
Operator SKYWEST AIRLINES, INC (8741) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of CANADAIR
CANADAIR
Model CL 600 2B16
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number SKW 856
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Taxi
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Diversion,Security acts

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