Incident at GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

Summary

2010-08-09: At 21:25Z, C-GZLX, Cessna 172N, was in the zone without a functioning transponder and reading tower transmissions at strength one. The aircraft returned for landing. The aircraft was cleared for a right base approach to Runway 29. The pilot then contacted the tower via cell phone for further instructions. The aircraft was cleared to land via phone. The aircraft landed safely at 21:34Z and vacated in Taxiway Bravo. Once in Bravo, the aircraft advised the tower of a complete electrical failure. The aircraft taxied to the apron without further incident.
2010-08-17: UPDATE Maintenance & Manufacturing: The battery was serviced and charged. A broken field wire at the alternator was found. A new terminal was installed and the aircraft was ground run. The charging system checked serviceable.

Details


CADORS Number 2010A0791
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2010-08-06 - 21:28
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYQM
Aerodrome Name GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
Geographic Location New Brunswick, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Moncton/Greater Moncton Intl (CYQM)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 122680-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant]
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GZLX | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner THE MONCTON FLYING CLUB (MONCTON FLIGHT COLLEGE)
Operator THE MONCTON FLYING CLUB (763) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
CESSNA
Model  Silhouette image of 172N
172N
Year Built 1977
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model  Silhouette image of O-320-H2AD
O-320-H2AD
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 Electrical problem,Aircraft navigation/communication equipment

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