Incident at Lance Aux Meadows, Nfld.

Summary

1997-03-20: The pilot of the helicopter received a "low fuel" caution light and 8 seconds later the #1 engine flamed out. A successful single engine landing was carried out to a clearing near a road. After loading fuel, a test flight was conducted and the helicopter returned to service. Maintenance is checking the fuel indicators to determine their accuracy. TSB case closed.

Details


CADORS Number 1995A0931
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1995-09-24 - 10:48
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Lance Aux Meadows, Nfld.
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories Fuel related
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Helicopter
 Silhouette image of Helicopter
Canadian Registration GCHC | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner GOVERNMENT OF CANADA, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORT
Operator GOVERNMENT OF CANADA, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORT (2134) State
Make  Silhouette image of BELL
BELL
Model 206B
Year Built 1974
Engine Type Turbo shaft
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Fuel management

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