Incident at HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ)

Summary

2003-12-16: At 1243Z the Halifax TCU advised the Halifax TWR that CJA125 which was bound for Ottawa from Halifax was returning to Halifax due to an 'odor in the cockpit', no assistance was required. The Halifax Duty Manager was advised. The aircraft landed without incident or delays to other aircraft at 1300Z. TSB - A03A0132 - Case Closed - More to Follow.
2003-12-19: TSB - Update - A03A0131 - The CANJET AIRLINES B737 operating as CJA125 had just departed Halifax Intl when the crew detected an acrid odor in the cockpit. The crew completed the Smoke in the cockpit checklist and the odor appeared to dissipate. The crew advised ATC that the flight would be returning to Halifax Intl. No assistance was requested and the flight landed without further incident at 1300z. Company advises that there appeared to be an electronic short with a component in the Glare Shield. The airline will be providing more information when available.
2004-01-28: Update - Maintenance and Manufacturing - The Cannon plug at the window heat module shorted out and damaged the window heat module. Both the cannon plug and window heat module were replaced.

Details


CADORS Number 2003A0748
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-12-14 - 12:43
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 A03A0131
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 34194
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,Fire/smoke (non-impact)
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FGCJ | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner I.M.P. GROUP LIMITED (CANJET AIRLINES)
Operator CANJET AIRLINES (12672) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
BOEING
Model  Silhouette image of 737 201
737 201
Year Built 1980
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make PRATT & WHITNEY
Engine Model JT8D-9A
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number CJA125
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Smoke/fumes - aircraft,Diversion

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