Incident at GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)

Summary

2015-09-17: The pilot of an Exploits Valley Air Services Cessna 172N (C-GVKT) on a local flight from Gander, NL (CYQX) on touch and goes, requested a full stop due to hearing a loud bang. The pilot suspected a bird strike and reported no control issues. The aircraft landed without incident.

Details


CADORS Number 2015A0841
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2015-09-08 - 23:22
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYQX
Aerodrome Name GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 192479-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Bird
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GVKT | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner Exploits Valley Air Services Ltd.
Operator EXPLOITS VALLEY AIR SERVICES LTD (6676) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
CESSNA
Model  Silhouette image of 172N
172N
Year Built 1979
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model  Silhouette image of O-320-D2J
O-320-D2J
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule VFR
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Bird strike

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