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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 2237
Last updated: 25 November 2021
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Time:23:00 EST
Type:Silhouette image of generic B737 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-76N
Registration: C-GLWS
MSN: 32581/1009
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 94
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Ottawa Int. Airport, ON -   Canada
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:CYYC
Destination airport:CYOW
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.



Other occurrences involving this aircraft

1 Feb 2008 C-GLWS WestJet 0 Thunder Bay Airport, ON non


Photo of C-GLWS courtesy

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

Revision history:

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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