Incident at EDMONTON INTL AB (CYEG)

Summary

2003-01-03: The crew of MPE 444, a Boeing 737 which had departed Edmonton for Yellowknife, advised the Terminal Controller about 40 NM north of YEG that they were having problems with the a/c de-icing equipment and needed to return. No emergency equipment was required and the aircraft landed safely at 1558Z. There was no impact on airport operations.
2003-01-15: UPDATE Maintenance and Manufacturing reported that the #2 engine anti-ice valve failed to open after takeoff and the crew elected to return to YEG for repairs. The faulty valve was replaced and ground checked serviceable. The aircraft departed YEG and once again the valve failed due to the circuit breaker tripping. The flight returned to YEG for repairs. The valve was replaced and the aircraft returned to service. A stripdown report of the valve that failed on install has been requested from Air Canada Maintenance.

Details


CADORS Number 2003C0004
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-01-03 - 15:45
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYEG
Aerodrome Name EDMONTON INTL AB (CYEG)
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Edmonton
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 26837
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GNDU | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner AIR NORTERRA INC
Operator AIR NORTERRA INC. (12463) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
BOEING
Model 737 242C
Year Built 1982
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make PRATT & WHITNEY
Engine Model JT8D-9A
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number MPE 444
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine - malfunction,Diversion

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