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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 228876
Last updated: 16 June 2020
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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)
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)
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.



Photo of C-GXRW courtesy

Victoria - International (CYYJ / YYJ)
7 September 2015; (c) Tim Martin

Revision history:

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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