Incident at St. John's NF


1999-08-23: CHI32 AS32 enroute Hibernia oil field to St. John's declared an Emergency due overheated Gearbox. Flight requested ERS standby on arrival. Flight arrived safely 1800z. TSB Case closed. Update: Inspection by the Maintenance Crew revealed that the Oil Temperature Probe was defective which caused the Oil Temperature Gauge to Peg at maximum. A new Probe was installed and the aircraft was Ground run without any reccurrence of the problem. TSB File # A99A0109


CADORS Number 1999A0446
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-08-19 - 17:45
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, St. John's NF
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Helicopter
 Silhouette image of Helicopter
Canadian Registration GQCH | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner Cougar Helicopters Inc.
Operator COUGAR HELICOPTERS INC. (4791) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of AEROSPATIALE
Model AS 332L
Year Built 1985
Engine Type Turbo shaft
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number CHI32
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Other operational incident,Declared emergency/priority

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