Incident at St.John's, NF.


1997-02-17: ARN8829, a Convair 580 was planned from Goose Bay to St. John's. At approximately 2000z the pilot advised that they were shutting down the left engine because they could not reduce power on it. ERS was standing by, no delays to traffic. The aircraft landed at St.John's safely at 2013z. TSB closed.


CADORS Number 1997A0077
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 1997-02-14 - 20:00
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, St.John's, NF.
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TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
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Canadian Registration GRLQ | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator AIR NOVA Commercial
Model 440/580
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ARN8829
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine shut down

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