Incident at SASKATOON / JOHN G. DIEFENBAKER INTL SK (CYXE)

Summary

2003-03-17: SSV 303, a B757 with 240 people on board, was enroute IFR from Puerto Vallarta to Saskatoon (YXE) at FL 350 when at approximately 25 NM southwest of Great Falls, MT, the crew advised Salt Lake City ARTCC they had a starboard engine oil problem. The aircraft was handed off to Winnipeg ACC with a request for a slow descent into YXE. An emergency was not declared, but the crew did request AFF standby which was activated. The aircraft continued to YXE with the starboard engine in idle and landed safely at 0318Z, no other aircraft inconvenienced. TSB will contact the company.
2003-03-25: UPDATE TSB reported that Skyservice flight SSV 303, a Boeing 757-236 registration G-OOOZ operated by Air 2000 Ltd (U.K.), was in cruise at FL 350 en route to Saskatoon, SK. The crew observed that the right engine (RB211-535E4) oil quantity was low and decreasing at about one quart per 12 minutes. The crew reduced thrust on the right engine to idle and began a slow descent to Saskatoon. AFF was placed on standby and a single engine approach was flown with the right engine in idle.

Details


CADORS Number 2003C0335
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-03-15 - 02:53
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYXE
Aerodrome Name SASKATOON / JOHN G. DIEFENBAKER INTL SK (CYXE)
Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Vicinity of Great Falls, MT
TSB Occurrence Number A03C0071
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 28123
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 Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner SKYSERVICE AIRLINES INC./LIGNES AERIENNES SKYSERVICE INC.
Operator AIR 2000, INC. (11205) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
BOEING
Model 757 236
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make ROLLS ROYCE
Engine Model RB211-535E4
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number SSV 303
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Descent
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine oil problem,Declared emergency/priority

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