Incident at SASKATOON / JOHN G. DIEFENBAKER INTL SK (CYXE)

Summary

2003-12-22: UPDATE Aerodrome Safety reported that the Airport Authority at Saskatoon has an ongoing wildlife management program which was in effect at the time of the occurrence. The bird remains located on the runway are believed to be that of a gull. There was no aircraft damage resulting from this event, after inspection the aircraft was returned to service.
2003-09-15: ACA 103, an A319, arrived at Saskatoon and the crew advised Tower that they hit a bird during roll-out. Airport staff inspected the runway and found bird debris. There was no reported damage to the a/c.
2003-12-24: UPDATE Aerodrome Safety reported that the airport operator at Saskatoon reported that there had been an unusual amount of gull activity at the airport this fall. The Airport Authority reported that they used several times more bangers and screamers than in previous years. Their dispersal patrols, which occasionally involved two vehicles, were begun earlier to address the situation. They also noticed that a change of cropping on airport property has had a positive effect on reducing bird problem at the airport.

Details


CADORS Number 2003C1313
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-09-15 - 15:38
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYXE
Aerodrome Name SASKATOON / JOHN G. DIEFENBAKER INTL SK (CYXE)
Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Saskatoon
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 32395
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 AIR CANADA
Operator AIR CANADA (5262) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of AIRBUS
AIRBUS
Model A319 112
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ACA 103
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Roll Out
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Bird strike

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