Incident at Saint John


1997-12-08: Air Nova 882 reported that a red warning light illuminated during take off. TSB report A97A0212: The BAE146 aircraft was in position runway 14 in Saint John. When the power levers were advanced to the take off power setting the red engine warning lights illuminated. The take off was rejected and during trouble shooting by the crew it was determined that there was a fault in the master warning dimmer switch that caused the engine warning light to illuminate. The override function full bright of the dimmer switch was used and the aircraft departed without incident six minutes later


CADORS Number 1997A0556
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-12-04 - 01:22
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location New Brunswick, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Saint John
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Abrupt manoeuvre

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GRNX | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BRITISH AEROSPACE
Model BAE 146 200
Year Built 1989
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Roll Out
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Rejected take-off,Electrical problem

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