Incident at KAMLOOPS BC (CYKA) (Bird presence, Incursion - runway - animal)


2019-11-28: A WestJet Encore de Havilland DHC-8-402 (C-GPWE/WEN3115) on a flight from Calgary Intl, AB (CYYC) to Kamloops, BC (CYKA) went into the missed approach due to birds on the runway.


CADORS Number 2019P3276
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2019-11-27 - 2256 Z
Day or Night? day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYKA
Aerodrome Name KAMLOOPS BC (CYKA)
Geographic Location British Columbia, Canada, North America, Pacific Region, KAMLOOPS BC (CYKA)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 259041-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Bird,Wildlife,Undershoot/overshoot
Events Bird presence,Incursion - runway - animal

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GPWE | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type
Owner Westjet Encore Ltd.
Operator WESTJET ENCORE LTD (17903) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC-8-402
Year Built 2016
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Model  Silhouette image of PW150A
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number WEN3115
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart 705
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events 'Overshoot/missed approach'

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