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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 228876
Last updated: 11 September 2019
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Date:10-SEP-2019
Time:c. 08:18 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B738 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-8CT (WL)
Owner/operator:Swoop
Registration: C-GXRW
C/n / msn: 39082
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Abbotsford Airport, BC (YXX/CYXX) -   Canada
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Abbotsford Airport, BC (YXX/CYXX)
Destination airport:Edmonton International Airport, AB (YEG/CYEG)
Narrative:
Swoop flight WO312, a Boeing 737-800, returned to land after bird (reportedly one or more geese) was ingested in engine no.2 on takeoff. A video of the incident shows the engine surging.

Sources:

https://bc.ctvnews.ca/flames-coming-out-of-the-engine-emergency-landing-in-abbotsford-after-plane-hits-geese-1.4586348?cache=%3FclipId%3D104069
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights/wo312#220be532


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Sep-2019 20:04 harro Added
10-Sep-2019 20:05 harro Updated [Location, Narrative]
11-Sep-2019 11:46 harro Updated [Embed code, Narrative]

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