Incident at 20 NM West Sydney


1999-01-25: ICN2202 FA28 20 NM West of Sydney reported # 1 engine had flamed out. Requested lower altitude and return Halifax. Aircraft subsequently declared an emergency and requested CFR on Standby for arrival. Aircraft landed without further incident. TSB case closed. Update: The flight crew attempted a restart of the engine, during the restart, there was a high vibration noticed by the crew and they elected to abort the start. Upon inspection it was found that a blade had failed on the number 2 low-pressure disk, however, the low-pressure shaft was able to be rotated. The failure is to be investigated by the engine manufacturer. TSB file # A99A0001.


CADORS Number 1999A0003
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-01-01 - 14:58
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, 20 NM West Sydney
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FCRU | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of FOKKER
Model F28 MK1000
Year Built 1971
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ICN2202
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine failure

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