Incident at CALGARY INTL AB (CYYC)

Summary

2005-04-26: The crew of RRR 4134, a Royal Air Force VC-10 en route to Calgary from Goose Bay, declared 'PAN' due to an overheating left hand refueling pod. The flight crew requested to land as soon as possible and have emergency services on standby. The aircraft landed safely on Runway 28 at 2000Z and evacuated the passengers at Taxiway J. Two other flights were delayed 10 minutes.
2005-04-28: UPDATE TSB reported that while en route from Goose Bay (CYYR) to Calgary (CYYC), the crew of Royal Air Force VC-10, flight RRR 4134, declared an emergency due to an overheat indication for a fuel line in the left hand engine pod. The aircraft landed on Runway 28 at CYYC, with ARFF standing by, and stopped on a taxiway. The passengers disembarked via stairs and were bussed to the terminal. The aircraft was inspected and taxied to the terminal under its own power. The RAF will submit a report to the TSB regarding the nature of the problem.

Details


CADORS Number 2005C0788
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-04-23 - 19:28
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYYC
Aerodrome Name CALGARY INTL AB (CYYC)
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Calgary
TSB Occurrence Number A05W0074
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 55336-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other,Evacuation
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
Operator State
Make VICKERS
Model VC-10
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number RRR 4134
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine - malfunction,Evacuation (aircraft),Declared emergency/priority

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