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


2001-07-18: TSB update:A01A0077: The Fairchild SA227 aircraft was on the take-off run when torque fluctuations were experienced on the #2 engine (Garrett TPE 331). The crew reject the take-off without incident and returned the aircraft to ramp. Maintenance inspected the engine and were unable to find any problems. A heavy rain shower had passed through the area just prior to the occurrence and it was reported that there was a lot of standing water on the runway. It is suspected that the torque fluctuations were caused by water being injested into the engine. The aircraft was returned to service with no re-occurrence of the problem.
2001-07-17: SA 227/AC CFIPW St John's to Goose Bay , during takeoff roll noticed Torque fluctuations on #2 engine and rejected takeoff and returned to ramp. After a maintenance inspection it was suspected that there was possible water ingestion due to standing water on the runway. TSB Case closed.


CADORS Number 2001A0431
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 2001-07-16 - 10:05
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYYT
Aerodrome Name ST. JOHN'S INTL NL (CYYT)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, Atlantic Region, St John's Intl
TSB Occurrence Number A01A0077
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories Abrupt manoeuvre

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FIPW | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator PROVINCIAL AIRLINES LIMITED (2659) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of SWEARINGEN
Model SA227AC
Year Built 1982
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make  Silhouette image of GARRETT
Engine Model TPE331-11U
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Rejected take-off

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