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


2001-06-28: TSB Update A01A0066: CHI22, an AS-332 L helicopter on a flight from Hibernia to St. John's had landed at St. John's at 1757 NDT. Shortly after landing, the crew advised St. John's tower of illumination of a fire warning light and requested ERS. The crew did not declare an emergency and there was no other indication of a fire; the crew reported the status of the warning light normal at 1810 NDT. Maintenance inspection revealed that the fire test switch was faulty; the switch has been replaced and the aircraft returned to service.
2001-06-27: CHI22 AS320 from the Hibernia Oil Rig to St. John's landed at 2027z. After landing aircraft advised St. John's Tower of fire warning indicator light and requested AFF. AFF responded, with no actual fire. No emergency declared. Status of warning light normal at 2040z. TSB Case closed with more info to follow.


CADORS Number 2001A0377
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2001-06-26 - 23:00
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID CYYT
Aerodrome Name ST. JOHN'S INTL NL (CYYT)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, ST. JOHN'S INTL NL (CYYT)
TSB Occurrence Number A01A0066
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 16013
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Other

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
Operator COUGAR HELICOPTERS INC. (4791) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of AEROSPATIALE
Model AS 332L
Year Built 1985
Engine Type Turbo shaft
Engine Model MAKILA 1A
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number CHI22
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Taxi
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Declared emergency/priority,False warning - smoke or fire

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