Incident at HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ) (Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)


2001-02-27: ARN822 DH8A departing Halifax for Stephenville at 1604Z at 1607Z declared an Emergency due to an Incapacitated Flight Attendant. Aircraft landed at 1615Z. Rwy 24 closed for a short duration to facilitate ambulance. No operational impact. Rnwy 15 was active. TSB Case Closed
2001-03-01: TSB Update Feb 28, 2001. A01A0014: ARN822, a DHC8 had just departed from Halifax for Stephenville when the flight crew were informed by an off-duty crew member that the flight attendant had become ill. Shortly afterwards, the crew were informed that the flight attendant was unconscious and experiencing respiratory problems. The flight crew declared an emergency at 1211 AST and landed at 1215 AST on runway 24. The runway was closed for a short time to facilitate patient transfer to an ambulance.


CADORS Number 2001A0107
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2001-02-26 - 16:07
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID CYHZ
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ)
TSB Occurrence Number A00A0014
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 14147
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Medical,Aerodrome
Events Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator AIR NOVA (5002) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC 8
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ARN822
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Crew incapacitation,Declared emergency/priority,Diversion

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