Incident at GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)

Summary

1996-09-12: On departure, the crew declared an emergency due to an indication of a fire in the #3 engine. The aircraft returned for an uneventful landing. An examination of the #3 engine did not reveal any evidence of fire. A high power engine run up was carried out without a reoccurrence of the problem.

Details


CADORS Number 1996A0807
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 1996-09-12 - 07:27
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYQX
Aerodrome Name GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Gander,Nfld.
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner
Operator EMERY WORLDWIDE AIRLINES, INC (6084) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of MCDONNELL DOUGLAS
MCDONNELL DOUGLAS
Model DC 8
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number N797AL
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Fire/smoke (warning),Declared emergency/priority

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