Incident at BRANDON MUNI MB (CYBR) (Weather balloon, meteor, rocket, CIRVIS/UFO)

Summary

2003-05-30: The crew of WZP 6322, a B737-200 en route from Vancouver to Winnipeg, reported that the flight passed over top of a red weather balloon by approximately 100 feet 30 NM east of Brandon at FL 230. The crew was not required to take any evasive action.

Details


CADORS Number 2003C0665
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-05-29 - 21:33
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYBR
Aerodrome Name BRANDON MUNI MB (CYBR)
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, 30 NM E of Brandon
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 29514
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,Airprox/TCAS alert/loss of separation/(near) midair collisions
Events Weather balloon, meteor, rocket, CIRVIS/UFO



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner ZIP AIR INC
Operator ZIP (11984) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
BOEING
Model  Silhouette image of 737 201
737 201
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number WZP 6322
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Conflict - near collision (VFR or IFR)

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