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

Summary

1996-11-20: A fire broke out in the vicinity of the right engine while maintenance was being done to the aircraft. The right wing was burned off and the right engine also sustained damage. A maintenance engineer was burned and a firefighter suffered smoke inhalation. The engineer was transfered to hospital. Another aircraft, C-FAWG (Grumman G-159) suffered scorching damage to a leading edge and some other minor damage. Ops. Impact -- unknown.

Details


CADORS Number 1996O0529
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-11-19 - 13:20
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYYZ
Aerodrome Name TORONTO / LESTER B. PEARSON INTL ON (CYYZ)
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, Toronto (LBPIA), Ontario
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GPTA | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner
Operator Commercial
Make GRUMMAN
Model G 159
Year Built 1965
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Parked
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Fire/smoke (warning)

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