Incident at IQALUIT NU (CYFB)


2005-03-02: RSCU 903, a military SH-60 helicopter, departed IFR from Iqaluit for Cape Dorset and shortly after takeoff, the crew informed Montreal ACC that they were returning to Iqaluit due to mechanical problems. No emergency was declared no assistance required. The aircraft landed safely at 1343Z.


CADORS Number 2005C0449
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-03-01 - 13:15
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 53977-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Helicopter
 Silhouette image of Helicopter
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration the United States of America
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator State
Make  Silhouette image of SIKORSKY
Model S-70 (H-60 BLACK HAWK)
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo shaft
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number RSCU 903
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Diversion

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