Incident at VANCOUVER


1996-05-02: During engine shut down in Vancouver the crew was unable to accomplish shut down in the normal way so the fire handle was pulled. After the aircraft was released to maintenence the engine was restarted and the problem recurred. This time however when the fire handle was pulled a fire in the engine compartment was detected. Although ERS was called, the fire quickly burned itself out. There were no passengers on board and nil damage to the aircraft.Air1: C-FADJAir2: DHC-8-102Air3: AIR BCOccurrence: ENGINE FIREClass: GGCategory: 214 210 290


CADORS Number 1994P0511
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1994-12-22 - 02:45
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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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 [powerplant],Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FADJ | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator AIR BC LIMITED (1663) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC 8 102
Year Built 1992
Engine Type Turbo prop
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Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
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Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Parked
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Fire/smoke (warning),Engine - malfunction

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