Incident at 06 NM North of Presque Isle

Summary

1996-07-16: The Cessna was at FL330 when the pilot advised that the aircraft had a loss of pressurization, they were declaring an emergency and descending. The aircraft diverted to Moncton where it landed safely. Maintenance had determined that moisture in the cabin door seal had frozen and caused a slow leak of cabin air. TSB closed.

Details


CADORS Number 1996A0731
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-07-16 - 18:00
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, 06 NM North of Presque Isle
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
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Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FJXN | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner
Operator GOVERNMENT OF CANADA, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORT (2134) State
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
CESSNA
Model 550
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
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Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Declared emergency/priority,Decompression/pressurization

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