Incident at Halifax Intl


2000-03-14: SPM2542 ATR43 departing Halifax Intl was given take-off clearance; pilots initiated an abort in the vicinity of Taxi "C". They did not request assistance, nor did they volunteer any further information. TSB evaluating. TSB Update : The ATR42, operating as SPR2542, rejected takeoff from Halifax due to a torque problem on engine # 1. Maintenance replaced the torque system components however, the problem remained. The aircraft was removed from the line and ferried to the company maintenance base in Montreal where the engine s/n 121214, a P&W W-121, was replaced. The company will provide a tear-down report when the engine is overhauled. TSB file # A00A0042.


CADORS Number 2000A0114
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2000-03-03 - 16:54
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Halifax Intl
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TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration French Republic
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator AIR SAINT-PIERRE, S.A. (2331) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of AEROSPATIALE
Model ATR 42 300
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number SPM2542
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Other operational incident

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