Incident at GANDER INTL NL (CYQX) (Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)

Summary

2010-04-08: At 12:00Z, upon departure from Runway 31, C-FNSL, Cessna 152, reported an engine failure and requested to land on Runway 13. The tower activated the crash alarm and the aircraft was cleared as requested. The aircraft landed without incident. The runway was closed for an inspection but re-opened at 12:38Z. TSB Case Closed.
2010-04-21: UPDATE TSB: A10A0036: C-FNSL, a Gander Flight Training Cessna 152, had departed from Runway 31 for a local flight when the aircraft engine (Lycoming O-235-L2C) lost partial power. The pilot advised Gander control tower, requested and received a clearance to land on Runway 13, and landed without further incident. The runway was closed for inspection for a short time. The operator is investigating the reason for the engine malfunction and will be informing the TSB.

Details


CADORS Number 2010A0290
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2010-04-08 - 12:00
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYQX
Aerodrome Name GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Gander Intl (CYQX)
TSB Occurrence Number A10A0036
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 117699-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Aerodrome
Events Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FNSL | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner EXPLOITS VALLEY AIR SERVICES LTD.
Operator EXPLOITS VALLEY AIR SERVICES LTD (6676) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
CESSNA
Model  Silhouette image of 152
152
Year Built 1978
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model  Silhouette image of O-235-L2C
O-235-L2C
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine - malfunction

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