Incident at Near Princeton VOR


2001-10-09: ARN8864 DH8A enroute Montréal to Saint John, declared an emergency with Moncton ACC at 1840Z due to #2 engine failure. Aircraft landed without further incident at 1914Z. No other aircraft involvement. TSB Case Closed
2001-10-17: TSB Update : A01A0126: ARN8864, a DHC-8 was en route from Montreal to Saint John, NB when the flight crew noticed low oil pressure on the number two engine (Pratt and Whitney PW120). The crew shutdown and secured the engine, declared an emergency and landed safely at Saint John at 1614 ADT without further incident. Maintenance inspection revealed that an O-ring on the number two engine pressure control unit adapter had failed which allowed oil to leak from the engine. Required maintenance was completed and the aircraft was returned to service.


CADORS Number 2001A0631
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2001-10-05 - 18:40
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location New Brunswick, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Near Princeton VOR
TSB Occurrence Number A01A0126
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 18098
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GONH | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC 8 102
Year Built 1988
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Model  Silhouette image of PW120A
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ARN8864
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine failure,Declared emergency/priority

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