Incident at LA RONGE SK (Heli) (CJX3)


2003-09-11: UPDATE Maintenance and Manufacturing reported that a company AME claimed the power failure was at the FSS. A lightning storm had momentarily interruped La Ronge's power and the FSS operator felt this could happen again anytime. The helicopter in the occurrence report did not experience electrical problems.
2003-09-08: C-FDZE, a Bell 204, was inbound to the La Ronge heli-pad when the pilot advised of an electrical failure and that he may lose radio contact. Assistance was declined when offered by FSS. The helicopter landed safely at 2010z. No other aircraft were inconvenienced.


CADORS Number 2003C1278
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-09-07 - 20:02
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID CJX3
Aerodrome Name LA RONGE SK (Heli) (CJX3)
Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, La Ronge
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 32228
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Wind shear or thunderstorm

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Helicopter
 Silhouette image of Helicopter
Canadian Registration FDZE | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator NORTH CENTRAL HELICOPTERS LTD. (5309) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BELL
Model 204B
Year Built 1967
Engine Type Turbo shaft
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model T5311B
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Weather - lightning

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