Incident at ST. JOHN'S INTL NL (CYYT)


2010-06-07: RCH467, C130, enroute from St. John?s (CYYT) to Mildenhall Air Force Base (EGUN), departed St. John?s at 09:09Z. At 09:15Z, 25 nautical miles east of the St. John?s, the flight crew declared an emergency due to a rudder control failure. The flight requested to divert to Gander (CYQX) due to the weather at St. John?s. RCH467 dumped fuel prior to landing in Gander at 10:27Z.


CADORS Number 2010A0484
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Airport, NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2010-06-06 - 09:15
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYYT
Aerodrome Name ST. JOHN'S INTL NL (CYYT)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, St. John`s Intl (CYYT)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 119787-V1
Reported By Airport, NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Other,Fuel related

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration the United States of America
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator State
Make  Silhouette image of LOCKHEED
Model C-130 (HERCULES)
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number RCH467
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Flight control systems (ailerons, rudder, rotors, flaps, main, tail),Declared emergency/priority,Diversion,Fuel - dumping

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