Incident at West Of Sydney NS


2000-03-02: ARN814 DH8 reported an unspecified Mechanical Problem 10 miles west of Sydney and requested a return to Halifax. After reversing course, pilot advised ATC that company had approved his landing at Sydney. Recleared to the airport, landing at 1609z. TSB Case Closed. More to follow. Update: The Weight On Wheels caution light had illuminated. After reversing course the pilot informed the ACC that the problem was corrected and the crew requested and were re-cleared to proceed to Sydney. Aircraft landed uneventfully at 1609z. TSB file # A00A0032


CADORS Number 2000A0102
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2000-02-23 - 16:00
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, West Of Sydney NS
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TSB Class of Investigation
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Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FPON | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator AIR NOVA INC. (5002) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC 8 102
Year Built 1989
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ARN814
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Other operational incident

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