Incident at Vicinity of Edmonton International Airport (CYEG)


2013-01-03: A Wesjet Boeing 737 (operating as WJA434) on a IFR flight was approximately 10nm west of YEG on the base leg for runway 12 when the pilot reported a medical emergency on board. The aircraft landed runway 16 at 1640 UTC, no impact to operations.


CADORS Number 2013C0032
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2013-01-02 - 16:36
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Vicinity of Edmonton International Airport (CYEG)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 156183-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Medical

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
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 WJA434
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart 705
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Medical emergency

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