Incident at ST. JOHN'S INTL NL (CYYT)

Summary

2001-04-10: TSB File A01A0029: C-GQCH, A EUROCOPTER SUPER PUMA HELICOPTER, WAS EN ROUTE TO THE HENRY GOODRICH, AN OFFSHORE OIL RIG, WHEN THE CREW NOTICED A SUDDEN YAW FOLLOWED BY NUMBER ONE ENGINE FAILURE(Turbomeca Makila 1A). THE FLIGHT DIVERTED TO THE HIBERNIA PLATFORM WHERE THE CREW CONDUCTED A SINGLE ENGINE APPROACH AND LANDING.

Details


CADORS Number 2001A0197
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2001-04-05 - 14:10
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYYT
Aerodrome Name ST. JOHN'S INTL NL (CYYT)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, 190 NM Southeast of St. John's (Oil Rig)
TSB Occurrence Number A01A0029
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Helicopter
 Silhouette image of Helicopter
Canadian Registration GQCH | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner COUGAR HELICOPTERS INC.
Operator COUGAR HELICOPTERS INC. (4791) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of AEROSPATIALE
AEROSPATIALE
Model AS 332L
Year Built 1985
Engine Type Turbo shaft
Engine Make TURBOMECA
Engine Model MAKILA 1A
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Diversion,Engine failure

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