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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 2237
Last updated: 3 February 2020
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Date:17-FEB-2008
Time:23:00 EST
Type:Silhouette image of generic B737 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-76N
Owner/operator:Westjet
Registration: C-GLWS
C/n / msn: 32581/1009
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 94
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Ottawa Int. Airport, ON -   Canada
Phase: Landing
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:CYYC
Destination airport:CYOW
Narrative:
The Westjet Airlines Inc. aircraft (operating as flight WJA846) was concluding a scheduled IFR flight from Calgary International Airport (CYYC) to Ottawa (M-CIA) (CYOW). The aircraft reportedly landed long on runway 07 and ran off of the end of the runway an approximate distance of 100 feet in two (2) feet of snow. The aircraft appeared to be snow-bound with no observable damage.

Sources:

[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.canada.com/windsorstar/news/story.html?id=f999a785-d7f2-4452-9618-eae45cb87a14&k=88948]
http://www.jacdec.de/news/news.htm
CADORS


Images:

Photo of C-GLWS courtesy AirHistory.net


Montréal - Pierre Elliott Trudeau International (CYUL / YUL)
20 February 2011; (c) Pierre Langlois

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Feb-2008 09:48 RsH Added
18-Feb-2008 16:38 JINX Updated
18-Feb-2008 23:11 dhoisak Updated
18-Feb-2008 23:22 harro Updated

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