Incident at HAMILTON ON (CYHM)

Summary

1997-05-15: The aircraft departed runway 30R and experienced severe elevator control problems. The pilot did not declare an emergency and decided to return to Hamilton. Off-field emergency services advised through 911. KFA582 landed safely on runway 24 at 0438Z. The emergency vehicles had not yet arrived and 911 was notified of the safe landing. Ops. impact -- unknown.

Details


CADORS Number 1997O0236
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-05-14 - 04:30
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYHM
Aerodrome Name HAMILTON ON (CYHM)
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region,
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner KELOWNA FLIGHTCRAFT AIR CHARTER LTD.
Operator KELOWNA FLIGHTCRAFT AIR CHARTER LTD. (884) Commercial
Make CONVAIR
Model 340/580
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number KFA582
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Declared emergency/priority,Diversion,Flight control systems (ailerons, rudder, rotors, flaps, main, tail)

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