Incident at 434N06646W


2014-11-13: Update: Follow-up information received from Flight Operations West [2013/07/27]: A Civil Aviation Safety Inspector (CASI) looked into this occurrence. The company?s preliminary investigation indicated that the main outflow valve froze, causing an over-pressure situation and triggering the outflow valve to open. The CASI advised that no further follow-up action would be required at this time.
2014-11-13: UPDATE: TSB Report#A13A0054: The Cargojet Boeing 727-200 aircraft (C-GCJN), operating as flight CJT619, had departed Halifax and was climbing through FL310 when the cabin altitude warning horn sounded. The crew carried out the rapid de-pressurization drill items but the cabin altitude could not be controlled. An emergency was declared with air traffic control to expedite descent and a return to Halifax. Flight CJT619 landed at Halifax without further incident. Company maintenance replaced the cabin pressure controller and cabin selector panel. The aircraft was returned to service.
2014-11-13: The crew of a Cargojet Airways Boeing 727-225 (C-GCJN/ CJT619) from Halifax, NS (CYHZ) to Hamilton, ON (CYHM) declared an emergency due to a pressurization problem. Flight descended to 10 000 feet, no further assistance required. Landed at 0026Z.


CADORS Number 2013A0419
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2013-05-13 - 23:56
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, 434N06646W
TSB Occurrence Number A13A0054
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 160631-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GCJN | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner Cargojet Airways Ltd.
Operator CARGOJET AIRWAYS LTD. (11674) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 727-225
Year Built 1978
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Model JT8D-15
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number CJT619
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart 705
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Diversion,Decompression/pressurization,Declared emergency/priority

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