Incident at YELLOWKNIFE NT (CYZF)

Summary

2005-05-02: C-GJGS, a Shorts SC-7, was 1 mile north of Yellowknife airport on right base for Runway 27 when the crew reported that the right engine was unserviceable and requested fire trucks be called out. The aircraft landed safely at 0208Z. It was later reported that the engine quit due to fuel exhaustion.
2005-05-04: UPDATE TSB reported that the Summit Air Charters Shorts Skyvan SC-7, C-GJGS, was one mile from Yellowknife when the number two engine quit. C-GJGS requested direct to the airport and that AARF be alerted. The aircraft landed and taxied clear of the runway. The engine failed due to fuel exhaustion.

Details


CADORS Number 2005C0830
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-04-30 - 02:06
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYZF
Aerodrome Name YELLOWKNIFE NT (CYZF)
Geographic Location Northwest Territories, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Yellowknife
TSB Occurrence Number A05W0077
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 55526-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,Fuel related
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GJGS | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner SUMMIT AIR CHARTERS LTD.
Operator SUMMIT AIR CHARTERS LTD. (5512) Commercial
Make SHORT&HARLAND
Model SC7 3
Year Built 1973
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make AIRESEARCH
Engine Model TPE331-2-201A
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Declared emergency/priority,Fuel - exhaustion

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