Incident at FLIN FLON MB (CYFO)

Summary

2001-08-02: C-GWTT, a Piper Navajo, struck a sea gull while taking off from the Flin Flon Airport. There was no reported damage to the a/c. The Airport Manager is aware of the incident and the airport has an active wildlife program in place. The staff there conducts bird control procedures twice a day.

Details


CADORS Number 2001C0951
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Airport
Occurred At 2001-08-02 - 17:50
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYFO
Aerodrome Name FLIN FLON MB (CYFO)
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Flin Flon
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By Airport
Categories Bird
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GWTT | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner FAST AIR LTD.
Operator FAST AIR LTD. (4701) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
PIPER
Model  Silhouette image of PA31 350
PA31 350
Year Built 1978
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model  Silhouette image of TIO-540-J2BD
TIO-540-J2BD
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Bird strike

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