Incident at Resolute Bay, NT


1999-06-01: KBA 294, a DHC-6 Twin Otter, departed Resolute Bay (YRB) on an IFR flight to Grise Fjord and while enroute, the crew advised the CARS operator that they were having electrical problems. The crew decided to return to YRB and shortly after, communications with the CARS operator were lost. The flight landed safely at YRB. OPI - Maintenance and Manufacturing


CADORS Number 1999C0416
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-05-28 - 14:34
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nunavut, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Resolute Bay, NT
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC 6 300
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number KBA 294
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Electrical problem

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