Incident at HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ)

Summary

2003-01-08: A Piper Navajo enroute from Halifax to Sydney declared an Emergency and returned to Halifax due to a Rough running engine. The aircraft landed safely at 1636Z. A delay was experienced by one departing aircraft as a result of the emergency.
2003-02-06: Update Maintenance & Manufacturing - The aircraft had just departed Halifax when the pilot felt a slight roughness in one of the engines. He elected to return to Halifax and landed uneventfully. Maintenance performed a full power run on both engines. No problems were evident, no roughness or other abnormality. An entry describing the engine run was made and certified in the aircraft record and the aircraft was returned to service. No reports of any reoccurrence of this or any other similar problem have been submitted by the operator to date.

Details


CADORS Number 2003A0010
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-01-07 - 16:30
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYHZ
Aerodrome Name HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ)
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region,
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 26885
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 GXUG | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner MARITIME AIR CHARTER LIMITED
Operator MARITIME AIR CHARTER LIMITED (10413) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
PIPER
Model  Silhouette image of PA31
PA31
Year Built 1970
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model  Silhouette image of TIO-540-A2C
TIO-540-A2C
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Declared emergency/priority,Engine shut down,Engine - malfunction,Diversion

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