Bird strike Incident Boeing 737-8CT (WL) C-GXRW,
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Date:Tuesday 10 September 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)
Registration: C-GXRW
MSN: 39082/5511
Year of manufacture:2015
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Abbotsford Airport, BC (YXX/CYXX) -   Canada
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Abbotsford Airport, BC (YXX/CYXX)
Destination airport:Edmonton International Airport, AB (YEG/CYEG)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
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.


History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft
4 July 2022 C-GXRW Swoop 0 Edmonton International Airport, AB (YEG/CYEG) min
Tire failure
16 February 2023 C-GXRW Swoop 0 near Atlanta, GA non
Loss of pressurization


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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