Incident at IQALUIT NU (CYFB)

Summary

2003-02-07: The U.S. registered Gulstream G3 was departing Iqaluit for California and shortly after takeoff, the crew advised that they wanted to remain in the circuit. They then advised FSS that they had an engine problem and elected to return to the airport. The flight landed uneventfully at 2112Z. The a/c is presently undergoing maintenance at the First Air hangar at Iqaluit.

Details


CADORS Number 2003C0179
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-02-06 - 21:08
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYFB
Aerodrome Name IQALUIT NU (CYFB)
Geographic Location Nunavut, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Iqaluit
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 27434
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
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration the United States of America
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner
Operator Private
Make GULFSTREAM
Model G3
Year Built 1981
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make ROLLS ROYCE
Engine Model SPEY 511-8
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine - malfunction,Diversion

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