Incident at Geraldton, Ontario

Summary

1997-03-11: The helicopter had departed Geraldton hospital direct to Geraldton Airport. On final approach, the helicopter lost one engine. The flight continued to the airport and landed without further incident at 2245Z. Ops. Impact -- unknown.

Details


CADORS Number 1997O0130
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-03-10 - 22:24
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, Geraldton, Ontario
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant]
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Helicopter
 Silhouette image of Helicopter
Canadian Registration GIMZ | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner CANADIAN HELICOPTERS LTD (EASTERN DIVISION)/LES HELICOPTERES CANADIENS LTEE (DIVISION EST)
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of SIKORSKY
SIKORSKY
Model S76A
Year Built 1981
Engine Type Turbo shaft
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number WSR797
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine failure

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