Incident at Yarmouth, NS

Summary

1997-03-25: The helicopter pilot reported the #1 engine had failed at 1529z. The aircraft was on a VFR flight 10nm North of Yarmouth searching for Balloon GBJWD. The aircraft landed at the airport at 1539z. No assistance requested or emergency declared. Maintenance indicated that it appears the #1 Compressor bearing had failed. TSB closed.

Details


CADORS Number 1996A0112
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-01-10 - 15:29
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Yarmouth, NS
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant]
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Helicopter
 Silhouette image of Helicopter
Canadian Registration GCFN | 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 EUROCOPTER DEUT
Model BO105 S CDN BS 4
Year Built 1985
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 Engine failure

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