Incident at Churchill, Manitoba


1996-04-23: The crew of NAM955, C-FFFS, reported a janitrol heater fire while taxiing for departure on runway 15 at Churchill. The aircraft was shut down on the runway. ERS responded, the aircraft was taxied back to the hangar once the fire chief inspected the aircraft and determined that the fire was out. Fire was contained to the janitrol heater only. The unit is being replaced and the aircraft will be serviceable once repairs to the janitrol are completed.


CADORS Number 1996C0127
Occurrence Type Incident
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Occurred At 1996-04-23 - 15:09
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Fatalities 0
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Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Churchill, Manitoba
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Categories Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FFFS | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
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Occurrence Type Incident
Operator AIR MANITOBA LIMITED (1038) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of HAWKER SIDDELEY
Model HS 748 2A
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Private No
Amateur Built No
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Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Fire/smoke (warning)

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