Incident at HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ)

Summary

2003-11-07: On walk around in Halifax by Maintenance, a bird strike was noticed on the right hand leading edge and impact to one prop blade on #2 engine. This occurred on a DHC8-102 2003-08-18 at 1600Z. There were no reports from the flight crew on Jazz Flight7155 which was a test flight earlier in the morning. Maintenance replaced one blade on #2 engine and leading edge was inspected and determined to be serviceable. Engine inspected and found not to have any bird ingestion. Captains Report Received on Aug. 21, 2003:Performed test flight on the aircraft. Received call informing damage to Right Hand leading wing edge and 1 prop blade on #2 Eng. We were totally unaware that this occurred. Flight was uneventful and no birds were observed. During any phase of the flight, upon completion of the flight the aircraft was parked. No walk around was conducted as test flight was concluded. FSO/ spoke with Captain regarding incident. The crew were not aware that they had a bird strike. The Captain had returned the aircraft to the hangar line, and then proceeded to the flight line to start the next sector. No post walk around was completed.

Details


CADORS Number 2003A0665
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Owner/Operator
Occurred At 2003-08-18 - 16:00
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
Reported By Owner/Operator
Categories Bird
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
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 6 300
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number JZA7155
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Substantial
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Bird strike

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