Incident at Halifax, N.S.


1996-07-18: On landing the aircraft sustained a #1 tire blowout. The aircraft stopped on the ruwnay and the crew requested ERS due to possible smoke and fire. The ERS determined that there was no smoke or fire. Maintenance determined that the tire had failed due to non-rotation during the landing. The antiskid system was tested and found serviceable. The left main wheel brake assemblies, as well as the #2 tire were replaced. TSB case closed.


CADORS Number 1996A0737
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-07-18 - 19:11
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Halifax, N.S.
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TSB Class of Investigation
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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 FJMG | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator AIR NOVA INC. (5002) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC 8
Year Built
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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 Blown tire/wheel failure

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