when a Canadian Forces CF 18 fighter jet was forced to land in northern Alberta after it was reportedly struck by lightning.
Whitecourt Fire Chief Brian Wynn said the pilot encountered trouble while flying at 17,000 feet when it was struck by lightning.
He said that there wasn't any obvious damage to the plane when he got on scene.
WHITECOURT, Alta. There were several tense moments Thursday morning Nike Zoom Structure 20 Anniversary
The airport, home to a Alberta Environment and Sustainable Resource Development (AESRD) wildfire water tanker base and several civilian operators, was closed during the incident.
Wynn said that as per standard procedure for an aircraft in distress, the pilot circled until his crews were on scene.
resumed his flight as scheduled and landed without incident."
Fighter jet hit
"He did advise the air traffic control that the incident took place, but he did not have to go through an emergency landing procedure," Cadieux said. "He just Nike Metcon Dsx Flyknit Colorways
The plane was in the area for the Whitecourt Air Show, scheduled for this weekend.
for emergency personnel to arrive.
The Whitecourt, Alta., fire department responded to the Nike Zoom Celar 5 Spikes airport south of town as the jet made several circuits waiting Nike Zoom Air Max
Nike Zoom Celar 5 Spikes
Nike Zoom Lebron 4
Nike Kyrie 1 Finish Line
Nike Metcon 3 Womens Rose Gold
Nike Lebron 14 Black And White
Nike Lebron Lifestyle 12
Nike Lebron Soldier 7 Black
Nike Metcon 3 Id
Nike Zoom Bb Low
Nike Roshe Run Nz
Nike Roshe For Women 2018
Nike Zoom Xc Spikes
Orange Nike Roshe Womens
Roshe Run Vs Yeezy Boost
Roshe Run Nz
Nike Kyrie 2 Red And Black