Incident at HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ)

Summary

2003-01-20: A DHC8 departed Runway 15 Halifax at 1455Z enroute to Goose Bay. During the climb at a position 7nm South East of Halifax, the aircraft advised Halifax terminal control of a minor indication problem and requested to return to Halifax. The aircraft commenced an approach to Runway 24. At the Midtown beacon the aircraft advised the tower that problem was corrected and now wanted to proceed to Goose Bay. At 1511Z the aircraft was 12 nm NE and advised TCU that problem had returned and they wanted to land at Halifax. No assistance was required either time. The aircraft landed Runway 24 in Halifax at 1518Z.
2003-04-23: Jazz Update - Shortly after take-off the crew reported erratic fuel flow indication on the #2 engine. The #2 AC generator went offline and was reset successfully. While continuing with the fault process for the Fuel flow indication the #2 AC Generator went Off line a second time. The aircraft returned to Halifax. The #2 Fuel Flow gauge was found to be at fault. It was replaced and the aircraft was checked serviceable. The Generator fault was caused by a connector in the AC Contactor Box which was found shorted. The connector was replaced and an engine run was done. The aircraft was returned to service

Details


CADORS Number 2003A0034
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-01-19 - 15:07
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 27089
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GTAI | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner JAZZ AIR INC.
Operator AIR CANADA JAZZ (5002) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC 8 102
Year Built 1987
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make PRATT & WHITNEY
Engine Model  Silhouette image of PW120A
PW120A
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number JZA8834
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Diversion,Electrical problem

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