Incident at HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ)

Summary

2010-10-14: UPDATE Maintenance & Manufacturing: Maintenance inspected and identified several burnt pins located in an electrical connector in the left wheel well. The connector contained wiring for multiple systems including flap indication. The electrical connector was replaced, systems tested and the aircraft was returned to service.
2010-10-07: KFA288, Boeing 727 227, enroute from Montréal (CYMX) to Moncton (CYQM), diverted to Halifax after declaring an emergency with the Moncton Centre due to a flaps and anti-skids failure. The flight crew later advised that it was not an emergency but requested that Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting (ARFF) be standing by. The aircraft landed safely at 08:00Z. There was no impact on operations.
2010-11-16: UPDATE TSB: A10A0107: KFA288, a Kelowna Flightcraft Boeing 727-200, was en route from Montreal to Moncton when the flight crew noted erratic flap system indications. The ABS brakes were inoperative in accordance with the operator's MEL. The crew declared an emergency elected to divert the flight to Halifax and conduct a flapless landing. The aircraft landed safely without further incident. Maintenance inspection revealed a damaged electrical connector which controlled both anti-skid braking and flap indication. The connector was replaced, the affected systems function checked serviceable, and the aircraft was returned to service.

Details


CADORS Number 2010A1049
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2010-10-06 - 07:50
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYHZ
Aerodrome Name HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ)
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Halifax Intl (CYHZ)
TSB Occurrence Number A10A0107
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 125111-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GMKF | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner Kelowna Flightcraft Air Charter Ltd.
Operator KELOWNA FLIGHTCRAFT AIR CHARTER LTD. (884) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
BOEING
Model 727 227
Year Built 1975
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make PRATT & WHITNEY-USA
Engine Model JT8D-9A
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number KFA288
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Electrical problem,Declared emergency/priority,Flight control systems (ailerons, rudder, rotors, flaps, main, tail),Diversion

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