Incident at 9NM W VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

Summary

2019-09-10: A WestJet Encore de Havilland DHC-8-402 (WEN3298) from Prince George, BC (CYXS) to Vancouver Intl, BC (CYVR) experienced a wake turbulence encounter following an Air Canada Airbus A320-211 (C-FPWE/ACA299) from Winnipeg/James Armstrong Richardson Intl, MB (CYWG) to Vancouver Intl, BC (CYVR). No further action was taken.

Details


CADORS Number 2019P2391
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2019-09-09 - 0326 Z
Day or Night? night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location British Columbia, Canada, North America, Pacific Region, 9NM W VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 255494-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Turbulence encounter
Events



Aircraft Details (2 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FPWE | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada Canada
Occurrence Type
Owner Air Canada Westjet Encore Ltd.
Operator AIR CANADA (5262) Commercial WESTJET ENCORE LTD (17903) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of AIRBUS
AIRBUS
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DEHAVILLAND
Model  Silhouette image of A320-211
A320-211
DHC-8-402
Year Built 1991
Engine Type Turbo fan Turbo prop
Engine Make CFM INTERNATIONAL PRATT & WHITNEY-CAN
Engine Model  Silhouette image of CFM56-5A1
CFM56-5A1
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PW150A
Gear Type Land Land
Private No No
Amateur Built No No
Flight Number ACA299 WEN3298
Flight Rule IFR IFR
CARS Subpart 705 705
Phase of Flight Approach Approach
Damage No Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0 0
Injuries 0 0
Events 'Wake turbulence/vortices'

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