Incident at CALGARY INTL AB (CYYC)

Summary

2005-04-06: Approaching Calgary, the crew of WJA 450, advised ATC they had a medical emergency on board and needed priority to land. The aircraft was brought in for Runway 34, which was opposite to the active and this caused 3 other aircraft to be delayed from 5 to 10 minutes. The aircraft landed safely at 2036Z and normal operations were resumed.

Details


CADORS Number 2005C0660
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-04-05 - 20:20
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYYC
Aerodrome Name CALGARY INTL AB (CYYC)
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Calgary
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 54828-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,Medical
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 737 700
737 700
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number WJA 450
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Medical emergency,Declared emergency/priority

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