Incident at Coral Harbour, NT


1999-03-03: On landing at Coral Harbour after a VFR flight from Rankin Inlet, the a/c veered to the left due to what the pilot described as a frozen brake. The pilot was reported to have been able to keep the a/c on the runway surface and there was no damage. OPI - System Safety UPDATE TSB reported that the a/c experienced a frozen left brake. The company indicated that the a/c has had several frozen brake incidents and they are dealing with the manufacturer to improve the reliability of the system in northern operations.


CADORS Number 1999C0143
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-02-28 - 21:37
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Northwest Territories, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Coral Harbour, NT
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Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FYZS | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of PILATUS
Model  Silhouette image of PC 12/45
PC 12/45
Year Built 1998
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
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Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Brakes

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