Incident at 20NM EAST OF ST. JOHN'S (CYYT)


2010-08-23: RCH262 C130 departed St. John?s (CYYT) for Mildenhall (EGUN) at 1455Z, and shortly after takeoff at 1507Z requested to return to CYYT due minor mechanical problem. No emergency declared. No assistance required. Pilot then executed a missed approach at 1514Z due pilot advising aircraft was too heavy to land. Aircraft was vectored NE on heading 060 to commence fuel dump from 1514Z ? 1529Z at 5000ft. Aircraft landed at 1542Z without further incident. Nil TSB


CADORS Number 2010A0858
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2010-08-20 - 15:07
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, 20NM EAST OF ST. JOHN'S (CYYT)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 123312-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Undershoot/overshoot,Other

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 RCH262
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Diversion,Other operational incident,Overshoot/missed approach

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