Incident at WABUSH NL (CYWK)

Summary

2011-03-24: UPDATE Commercial & Business Aviation: The aircraft returned to Wabush (CYWK) due to a malfunction of one of the stall indicating systems. The Number One Stall System was documented as unserviceable in accordance with the Minimum Equipment List (MEL). A test flight was conducted to ensure that there was no further issues. The flight proceeded as scheduled without further incident.
2011-03-23: SPR928, a De Havilland Dash 8 departed Wabush (CYWK) enroute to Churchill Falls (CZUM) at 1043Z. At 1044Z, the pilot advised air traffic control the flight would be returning to Wabush due to an indicator light. No assistance was requested. The aircraft landed without incident at 1047Z. There was no impact on aerodrome operations.

Details


CADORS Number 2011A0220
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2011-03-23 - 10:44
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYWK
Aerodrome Name WABUSH NL (CYWK)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Wabush Airport (CYWK)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 130228-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 FYDH | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner PROVINCIAL AIRLINES LIMITED
Operator PROVINCIAL AIRLINES LIMITED (2659) Commercial
Make DEHAVILLAND - CAN
Model DHC 8 102
Year Built 1987
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make PRATT & WHITNEY-CAN
Engine Model  Silhouette image of PW120A
PW120A
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Flight instrument failure

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