Incident at GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)

Summary

1997-10-28: Pilot reported problem with #4 engine, requesting descent to FL250 and return to Gander (Gander to U.K. flight). Pilot later reported engine still running but losing oil pressure at high rate and also losing main hydraulic fluid and pressure. At 0515, pilot reported shutting down engine. Landed safely in Gander at 0655. TSB evaluating.

Details


CADORS Number 1994A0299
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1994-10-28 - 05:15
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYQX
Aerodrome Name GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Gander, NF
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant]
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration the United States of America
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner
Operator BUFFALO AIRWAYS, INC. (4877) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DOUGLAS
DOUGLAS
Model DC8
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine shut down,Engine oil problem

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