Incident at EDMONTON INTL AB (CYEG)

Summary

2003-04-22: The pilot of the L-39 Albatros flown by the Northern Lights Aerobatic Team advised of bird strike on departure from Edmonton International Airport and returned to the airport for inspection. Emergency crews were on standby and the aircraft landed without incident.
2003-04-28: UPDATE Aerodrome Safety reported that the Edmonton Airport Authority has a comprehensive Wildlife Program in place and has staff in place from early morning until late at night 365 days of the year. The wildlife control staff have been unable to locate any evidence to support the reported event.

Details


CADORS Number 2003C0490
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-04-21 - 15:35
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYEG
Aerodrome Name EDMONTON INTL AB (CYEG)
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Edmonton
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 28787
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,Bird
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner
Operator Commercial
Make AEROVODOCHODY
Model L 39C
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make WALTER
Engine Model M601E-11
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number Hunters
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Bird strike,Diversion,Declared emergency/priority

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