Incident at VANCOUVER


1996-01-25: 10 minutes after the aircraft departed from Vancouver, the #2 hydraulic system lost all fluid and pressure. The crew carried out the alternate gear extension procedure and returned to Vancouver and landed safely. ERS was on standby.Air1: ABL1507Air2: DHC-8Air3: AIR B.C.Occurrence: AIRCRAFT INCIDENTClass: GGCategory: 207 213 290


CADORS Number 1994P0489
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1994-12-02 - 17:45
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location British Columbia, Canada, North America, Pacific Region, VANCOUVER
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator AIR BC LIMITED (1663)
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC 8
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ABL1507
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Hydraulic problem,Landing gear

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