Incident at THOMPSON MB (CYTH)


2001-09-07: SGK 219, an Embraer 110, struck 2 small birds after landing on Runway 23 at Thompson. The crew reported there was no known damage to the aircraft. Staff 24 retrieved 2 deceased feathered, warm-blooded vertebrates of the class Aves, on Runway 23.
2001-09-13: UPDATE Aerodrome Safety reported that the aircraft did not sustain any damage. The small birds were found intact and removed. These are a migratory type and are not an ongoing problem. The APM confirmed that their Wildlife Control Program remains in effect and that it includes daily airport inspections. FSS specialists in the tower cab are also vigilant for hazards as this and will advise airport staff as soon as they observe a potential problem. Birds are immediately chased off through the use of whistle cartridges or destroyed if appropriate.


CADORS Number 2001C1147
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2001-09-06 - 22:34
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID CYTH
Aerodrome Name THOMPSON MB (CYTH)
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Thompson
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 17583
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Bird

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FSKL | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator SKYWARD AVIATION (10868) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of EMBRAER
Model EMB 110P1
Year Built 1981
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Model PT6A-34
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number SGK 219
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Bird strike

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