Incident at Halifax Intl


1997-10-07: CFTDZ ST75 (Stinson) developed an engine problem enroute Halifax Intl and landed on the Highway west of the airport. Aircraft landed safely and taxied clear of the highway . TSB awaiting information. UPDATE: Carburator icing is suspected. Engine control functions were verified and several engine power runs were carried out. The RCMP closed down the highway and the aircraft departed without further incident.


CADORS Number 1997A0480
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-10-04 - 14:46
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Halifax Intl
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner Private
Operator Private
Model 108 1
Year Built 1947
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine - malfunction,Forced landing

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