Incident at ST. JOHN'S INTL NL (CYYT)


2003-12-05: At approx 0103Z RCH859Y a USAF C-130 advised it was shutting down the #4 engine as a precautionary measure due to an oil leak. No assistance was required. At 0122Z approx 20nm West of St. John's the aircraft declared an emergency due to the oil leak and engine shutdown. The aircraft landed safely on Runway 29 at 0138Z.


CADORS Number 2003A0734
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-12-04 - 01:03
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYYT
Aerodrome Name ST. JOHN'S INTL NL (CYYT)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, St. John's
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 34039
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration the United States of America
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner USAF
Operator State
Make  Silhouette image of LOCKHEED
Model C-130 (HERCULES)
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number RCH859Y
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Descent
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Declared emergency/priority,Engine shut down,Engine oil problem

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