Incident at HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ)

Summary

2003-11-03: Update - Maintenance & Manufacturing - 2003-11-03 - After takeoff out of YHZ the flight crew advised Maintenance Control the right hand(R/H) main gear door light had not extinguished when the gear had been selected up. The gear was recycled three times with the same result. After consulting with Maintenance Control the gear was recycled again but the light still did not go out. The Aircraft returned to Halifax with out incident and was brought to the hangar for repair, it was found that a fitting on the gear door actuator was leaking the fitting was replaced, rod end on the actuator was lengthened and a leak check along with gear swings accomplished with no faults noted and the aircraft was returned to service dated Oct 16/03. Prior to this on Oct 15/03 a rear door actuator was changed on the R/H side the actuator was installed.
2003-10-16: A Dash8 Jazz Flight 8853 Halifax to Boston departed Halifax at 1050Z. At a position approximately 20 Nautical Miles West of Halifax the aircraft requested to return to Halifax. No assistance was required. The aircraft did not specify the reason. The Halifax Duty manager and AFF were advised. The aircraft landed safely at 1125Z with no delays to other aircraft.

Details


CADORS Number 2003A0608
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-10-16 - 11:08
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 33082
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GANK | 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 JZA8853
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Diversion

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