Incident at TORONTO / LESTER B. PEARSON INTL ON (CYYZ)

Summary

1996-06-19: The aircraft (C-GNON, operating as ONT257) was near Gate 84 when a ""1-D"" was declared due to the aircraft smoking. The flight crew were in contact with the Apron Controller, who requested the emergency equipment via the hotline with the Ground Controller. The ""1-D"" was stood down at 2250Z. Ops. impact -- minimal. Damage -- unknown. Supplemental information from T.S.B. Initial Notification (#A96O0103): The DHC-8-301 was just leaving the gate and was approximately 100 feet back when the flight crew received a fire warning indication from the #1 engine. The flight crew followed the fire drill, shut down the engine and de-planed the passengers. Maintenance reported loose exhaust nuts had allowed hot exhaust gas into the engine cowling which triggered the fire warning. There was no other damage. 31 S.O.B. -- three (3) crew; 28 passengers. The aircraft was preparing to depart on an IFR flight from Toronto (LBPIA) (CYYZ) to Windsor Airport (CYQG).

Details


CADORS Number 1996O0224
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Transport Canada
Occurred At 1996-06-19 - 22:39
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYYZ
Aerodrome Name TORONTO / LESTER B. PEARSON INTL ON (CYYZ)
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region,
TSB Occurrence Number A96O0103
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number
Reported By Transport Canada
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other,Fire/smoke (non-impact),Evacuation
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GNON | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner AIR ONTARIO INC.
Operator AIR ONTARIO (5002) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC 8 301
Year Built 1989
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make PRATT & WHITNEY
Engine Model  Silhouette image of PW123
PW123
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ONT257
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Taxi
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Fire - engine,Evacuation (aircraft),Engine shut down,Declared emergency/priority

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