Incident at Winnipeg, MB


1997-08-01: ASY 216 departed IFR for Edmonton with a crew of 8 at 1653Z. About 4 minutes after departure, the crew detected unusual fumes in the cargo area of the a/c. Being unable to determine the source or type of fumes, the pilot declared an emergency and returned to YWG, where the a/c landed safely at 1701Z. ASY 216 taxied off Runway 18 onto Taxiway Bravo, where it shut down and the crew evacuated the a/c. ERS attended the a/c and could not determine the cause of the problem. Standown occurred at 1717Z and the a/c was towed back to the apron on the Canadian Forces side of the airport. There were no injuries or damage to the a/c.


CADORS Number 1997C0505
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-07-31 - 16:57
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Winnipeg, MB
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Australia
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator State
Make  Silhouette image of LOCKHEED
Model C-130 (HERCULES)
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ASY 216
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Other operational incident,Declared emergency/priority

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