Incident at EDMONTON INTL AB (CYEG)

Summary

2005-06-02: CNK 365, a Beech King Air 300, was in the vicinity of the Edmonton VOR at cruise altitude en route from Calgary to Pelican, AB when the crew conducted an emergency descent. The soure of the problem appeared to be from a side window in the cockpit. After the descent, the crew elected to return to Calgary. TSB will contact the operator.
2005-06-07: UPDATE Maintenance and Manufacturing reported that the Sunwest Home Beech B300 C-FPCP experienced a shattered R/H windscreen during flight from Calgary to Pelican. The flight crew requested decent to 10,000 feet and returned to Calgary. Company maintenance personnel replaced the R/H windscreen, which had shattered the inner pane. P/N 101-384025-22 Change D. Part total time 2387.5 Hours 2355 Cycles. The aircraft has been returned to service and the company will submit an SDR.
2005-06-06: UPDATE TSB reported that the Sunwest Home Aviation, Beech 350 (C-FPCP) operating as CNK 365 was at FL 260 20 NM northeast of the Edmonton International Airport when the right side inner windshield shattered. There was no loss of pressurization. The outside air temperature was -26°C and the windshield heat had been on since takeoff. The crew initiated the shattered window checklist and moments later heard a loud crack. An emergency descent was requested when a second cracking sound was heard. CNK 365 vacated FL 260 and diverted to Calgary International Airport.

Details


CADORS Number 2005C1084
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-06-02 - 14:50
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYEG
Aerodrome Name EDMONTON INTL AB (CYEG)
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, 20 NM NE of Edmonton
TSB Occurrence Number A05W0096
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 56575-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FPCP | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner SUNWEST HOME AVIATION LTD.
Operator SUNWEST HOME AVIATION LTD. (5404) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BEECH
BEECH
Model B300
Year Built 2001
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make PRATT & WHITNEY-CAN
Engine Model  Silhouette image of PT6A-60A
PT6A-60A
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number CNK 365
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Windshield/window (aircraft),Diversion,Declared emergency/priority

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