Incident at EDMONTON INTL AB (CYEG)

Summary

2003-08-12: A deceased bird was found on Runway 02 at Edmonton, possibly struck by WJA 11, which had departed for Vancouver. The flight crew was advised.
2003-11-05: UPDATE Aerodrome Safety reported that the bird was identified as a juvenile ring-billed gull. Edmonton International Airport has an ongoing wildlife control program.

Details


CADORS Number 2003C1123
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-08-11 - 13:49
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 31492
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Bird
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner WESTJET
Operator WESTJET (8893) 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 WJA 11
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Bird strike

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