Incident at WABUSH NL (CYWK) (FOD (foreign object debris), Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)


2013-08-15: A PAL Airlines de Havilland DHC 8-315 (C-FPAE/ PVL1910) from Sept-Îles, QC (CYZV) to Wabush, NL (CYWK) reported a bird strike on arrival. There was visible damage to the aircraft and runway inspection found several carcasses and aircraft debris. The runway was reopened at 2358Z. No other impact on operations.


CADORS Number 2013A0768
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2013-08-14 - 23:21
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYWK
Aerodrome Name WABUSH NL (CYWK)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, WABUSH NL (CYWK)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 164896-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Bird,Aerodrome
Events FOD (foreign object debris),Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FPAE | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner PAL Airlines Ltd.
Operator PAL AIRLINES LTD. (2659) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC-8-315
Year Built 2001
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Model PW123E
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number PVL1910
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart 705
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage Minor
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Bird strike

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