Incident at HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ)

Summary

2003-06-04: After departing Runway 33 for a VFR flight to the Thebaud Oil Rig an S61 Helicopter FOKP discovered they could not retract the landing gear. The helicopter decided to return to the airport and landed safely at 1455Z on Runway 33. There was no impact on operations.

Details


CADORS Number 2003A0294
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-06-03 - 14:40
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,
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 29625
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Helicopter
 Silhouette image of Helicopter
Canadian Registration FOKP | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner CHC HELICOPTERS INTERNATIONAL INC
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of SIKORSKY
SIKORSKY
Model S61N
Year Built 1965
Engine Type Turbo shaft
Engine Make GENERAL ELECTRIC
Engine Model CT58-140-2
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 Diversion,Landing gear

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