Incident at Halifax, N.S.


1996-01-16: Aircraft was transitting the Halifax control zone enroute Charlottetown, PEI when the pilot declared an emergency due engine failure. Dumped fuel over Dollar Lake. Landed safely, ERS on standby. No TSB involvement.Air1: Merlin 03Air2: SeaKing HelicopterAir3: Canadian MilitaryOccurrence: Declared EmergencyClass: NNCategory: 203 217 242 280


CADORS Number 1994A1201
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1994-12-01 - 20:28
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Halifax, N.S.
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
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Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Helicopter
 Silhouette image of Helicopter
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator DND
Make  Silhouette image of SIKORSKY
Model S61B (CH 124)
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
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Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Forced landing,Engine failure

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