Incident at SAINT JOHN NB (CYSJ)


2003-10-14: While on an extended downwind for Runway 23 CFTAQ (a Luscombe) ran out of fuel and declared an emergency. CFTAQ glided safely and landed on Runway 32. The Pilot then hand towed the aircraft off the maneuvering area via Taxiway C.


CADORS Number 2003A0597
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-10-10 - 14:29
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYSJ
Aerodrome Name SAINT JOHN NB (CYSJ)
Geographic Location New Brunswick, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Saint John
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 32975
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other,Fuel related

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner Private
Operator Private
Model 8A X
Year Built 1946
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Model A-65-8 X
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Precautionary landing,Declared emergency/priority,Fuel - incorrect fuel,Fuel - exhaustion,Engine failure

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