Incident at Baltimore, Maryland, USA


1995-07-07: While in cruise flight at 20,000' ASL, there was a sudden, rapid depressurization. The crew did an emergency descent to 13,000' and the flight continued to Toronto. When the aircraft was inspected in Toronto, the rear outflow valve was found to have failed. Air Ontario is having the valve analyzed. An SDR is being submitted. Ops. Impact -- unknown. From a TSB Initial Notification.


CADORS Number 1995O0354
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1995-07-07 - 16:00
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location the United States of America, North America, National Capital Region (NCR), Baltimore, Maryland, USA
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Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FCON | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator AIR ONTARIO Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC 8
Year Built
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Private No
Amateur Built No
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Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Decompression/pressurization

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