Incident at 75 nm North of Sydney


1997-08-21: ARN728 DH8 enroute Halifax to Deer lake at FL250 crew advised Gander ACC of a pressurizarion problem and requesting lower altitude. Aircraft levelled off at FL170 and continue to destination. Maintenance were unable to duplicate the snag and the aircraft was returned to service.


CADORS Number 1997A0300
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-06-16 - 16:07
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, 75 nm North of Sydney
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 GANI | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC 8
Year Built 1986
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ARN728
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Decompression/pressurization

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