Incident at DEER LAKE NL (CYDF)


2015-06-24: After take off Runway 25, an Air Canada Embraer E190 (ACA683) from Deer Lake, NL (CYDF) to Toronto, ON (CYYZ) requested a check of the field for a possible Bird Strike. The pilot indicated they thought a bird might have been ingested into the one of the engines just as they were airborne. Field maintenance (ST22) did a field check and discovered remains of a seagull. Field maintenance cleaned up the remains and checked remainder of the runway. This information was passed along to the pilots who indicated they had no problems due to the bird strike and were continuing onto Toronto.


CADORS Number 2015A0465
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2015-06-14 - 07:58
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYDF
Aerodrome Name DEER LAKE NL (CYDF)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, DEER LAKE NL (CYDF)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 188218-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Bird

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 EMBRAER
Model  Silhouette image of E190
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ACA683
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart 705
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Bird strike

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