Incident at SLAVE LAKE AB (CYZH)

Summary

2003-05-23: UPDATE TSB reported that the First Air Boeing 737-200, C-GNWN, was in cruise about 150 NM north of Edmonton enroute to Yellowknife when a passenger suffered an epileptic seizure. The crew decided to divert back to Edmonton, and contacted ATC to arrange for priority handling and to have an ambulance meet the flight. After the flight landed without incident, the passenger was transferred to the ambulance, and the flight re-departed.
2003-05-16: The crew of FAB 957, a B737, reported a medical emergency on board while enroute from Edmonton to Yellowknife. The crew requested priority service and FAB 957 landed without incident at 0300Z. One aircraft was delayed.

Details


CADORS Number 2003C0595
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-05-16 - 02:33
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYZH
Aerodrome Name SLAVE LAKE AB (CYZH)
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, 60 NM N of Slave Lake
TSB Occurrence Number A03W0089
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 29231
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,Medical
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GNWN | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner BRADLEY AIR SERVICES LIMITED - FIRST AIR
Operator FIRST AIR (107) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
BOEING
Model 737 210C
Year Built 1975
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make PRATT & WHITNEY
Engine Model JT8D-9A
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number FAB 957
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Diversion,Medical emergency

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