Incident at PORTLAND, ORE.


1995-10-26: While taxiing for take-off the #2 engine fire warning light illuminated. The DHC-8 returned to the gate where a normal shut down was carried out. Upon examination it was established that a clamp in the exhaust system had come undone, allowing hot air to escape, and the warning light to illuminate.


CADORS Number 1995P0433
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1995-10-26 - 20:25
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Geographic Location the United States of America, North America, National Capital Region (NCR), PORTLAND, ORE.
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Categories Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GABI | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator AIR BC LIMITED (1663) 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 Fire/smoke (warning)

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