Incident at IQALUIT NU (CYFB)


2005-01-13: FAB 802, a HS 748, departed Iqaluit for Hall Beach and when the flight was 30 NM north of YFB, the crew elected to return due to an unspecified mechanical problem. There was no urgency or priority. The flight landed uneventfully at 1839Z.
2005-01-18: UPDATE Maintenance and Manufacturing reported that the Janitrol heater failed after takeoff and the aircraft returned to YFB. Following replacement of the heater and an over-weight landing inspection, the aircraft was returned to service.


CADORS Number 2005C0095
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-01-12 - 18:20
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
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 52721-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GFNW | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator FIRST AIR (107) Commercial
Make BAE - UK
Model HS 748 2B
Year Built 1978
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make ROLLS ROYCE - GY
Engine Model DART 534-2
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number FAB 802
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Diversion,Other operational incident

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