Incident at HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ)

Summary

2003-07-31: 40 miles east of Halifax JZA8818 a DH8A aircraft reported indicator problems. The aircraft was enroute to Sydney and returned to Halifax. The Dash8 landed safely at 2010Z.
2003-08-19: Jazz - Update - DHC-8 C-FHRC Fin # 842 reported indicatorproblems returned to Halifax.The Crew of the aircraft in question reported that they were experiencing indication problems. The aircraft was enroute to Sydney, the crew contacted MOC and it was decided to return to Halifax, they landed safely at 2010Z. Maintenance meet the aircraft at the gate were upon they discovered that the oil level was down by 3.5 Qts, it was also noted that the sight glass was dirty and the oil level wasn't clearly visible. The pressure transmitter and switch were changed a leak check performed and the aircraft returned to service on Journey Log Page #248980 with no reoccurrence of the defect. A work card(#D162) was generated at that time to have the sight glass replaced, The journey log books searched for any abnormalities, the engine was just replaced on July 27/03. The journey log was checked Pt 1 for the engine oil uplift and whether or not they were being done and noted that there has been an abnormally high oil usage on that engine. A work Card(#950)has been generated to have a look at the engine to see if there were any external oil leaks.

Details


CADORS Number 2003A0425
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-07-30 - 20:00
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, Halifax
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 31154
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 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 JZA8818
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Diversion,Electrical problem,Other operational incident

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