Incident at GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

Summary

2001-07-25: At 0636Z a Purolator B727 enroute from Hamilton to Moncton discovered high oil pressure on one of it's engines and carried out an engine shutdown. The crew also declared an emergency and landed at 0705Z without incident. Dieppe/Riverview/Moncton and Greater Moncton Airport Fire Departments responded.
2001-07-26: TSB update: The Kelowna Flightcraft Boeing 727, callsign KFA280 was abeam Fredericton, NB on a cargo flight from Hamilton, ON to Moncton, NB when the crew informed Moncton ACC that they were shutting down the #1 engine (P&W JT8D-9A(HK3)) due to an oil related problem. A check fire was requested in CYR724 enabling the aircraft to transit the area direct at FL210. At 04:04 ADT the aircraft landed safely in Moncton with the Dieppe fire department standing by. Maintenance inspection revealed that the fuel heater valve had failed to the open position causing an oil temperature/pressure problem. Maintenance secured the valve in the closed position as per the minimum equipment list and returned the aircraft to service.

Details


CADORS Number 2001A0448
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2001-07-24 - 06:36
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYQM
Aerodrome Name GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
Geographic Location New Brunswick, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Moncton Airport
TSB Occurrence Number A01A0084
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 16612
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GMKF | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner KELOWNA FLIGHTCRAFT AIR CHARTER LTD.
Operator KELOWNA FLIGHTCRAFT AIR CHARTER LTD. (884) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
BOEING
Model 727 227
Year Built 1975
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make PRATT & WHITNEY
Engine Model JT8D-9A
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number KFA280
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Declared emergency/priority,Engine shut down,Engine oil problem

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