Incident at Calgary, Alberta 60 MI S


1996-12-24: The DeHavilland Dash 8 lost hydraulic pressure in the number 1 system while in cruise flight. A normal flapless landing with emergency braking was completed at destination, and the aircraft was towed from the runway to the gate. No emergency was declared, but ERS met the aircraft on landing. An "O" ring at the unloader valve was found to be leaking.


CADORS Number 1996C0575
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1996-12-19 - 16:36
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Calgary, Alberta 60 MI S
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GWRR | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC 8 102
Year Built 1987
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Hydraulic problem

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