Incident at HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ)

Summary

2003-04-22: Ref:CADOR 2003A0205 - Update Maintenance and Manufacturing - On April 06/03 C-GJSV Fin # 814 enroute From Halifax(YHZ) Flt #8655 to Quebec(YQB)requested a return to Halifax(YHZ)with no assistance required. The Crew reported to Maintenance Control(MCON) that the #2 AC Gen Caution light Illuminated along with a noticeable A/C yaw Prop and eng rpm fluctuations noted with A/C gen selected on,the crew and MCON elected to return to YHZ due to the nature of the snag. Maintenance met the aircraft and discovered that the generator was heavily contaminated with glycol,the problem was rectified and the system was ground checked serviceable, the aircraft was then returned to service.
2003-04-07: At 1422Z Halifax Terminal advised that JZA 8655 (DH8A), which had originally departed Halifax at 1327Z en route to Quebec, was returning to Halifax with no assistance required. The Airport Duty Manager was advised and the aircraft landed safely on Runway 33 in Halifax at 1445Z. TSB - Evaluating
2003-04-25: TSB - Update - 2003/04/23 - A03A0040: The Air Canada Regional (JAZZ) Dash 8, call sign JZA 8655 had departed Halifax for Quebec City when the crew noticed the #2 AC generator caution light illuminate and the #2 engine surged. The crew requested and received clearance to return to Halifax where they landed safely at 1145 ADT. Maintenance inspected the #2 engine and found several electrical connectors were covered in deicing fluid. The connectors were disassembled cleaned and reassembled and all systems checked OK, and the aircraft was returned to service. The operator is taking steps to inform their deicing contractors to use caution when deicing in the area of engine nacelle vents and panels.

Details


CADORS Number 2003A0205
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-04-06 - 14:22
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYHZ
Aerodrome Name HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ)
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, North Of Halifax
TSB Occurrence Number A03A0040
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 28529
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FHRC | 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 1990
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 JZA8655
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine - malfunction,Electrical problem,Diversion

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