Incident at 4907N 06812W


1996-06-20: The Rockwell Sabreliner, N670AS, departed Goosebay enroute to Kansas City. At FL350 the crew smelled smoke in the cabin. Although there was no visual confirmation of smoke, the crew declared an emergency, commenced an emergency descent, was vectored to Baie Comeau and landed without further incident. It was determined that a thermostat in the pressurization/heating system stuck open. The aircraft departed Baie Comeau unpressurized enroute to Kansas City where the thermostat will be replaced.


CADORS Number 1996A0636
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-06-20 - 14:40
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, 4907N 06812W
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Categories Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Model NA 265 65
Year Built
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Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number N670AS
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Fire/smoke (warning)

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