Incident at 50 N WABUSH NL (CYWK)


2013-05-14: An Air Inuit de Havilland DHC 8 300 (AIE821) from Schefferville, QC to Quebec, QC (CYQB) advised they would begin to descent to 16000ft due to trouble with pressurization. No emergency declared. After a few minutes, AIE821 advised that the trouble was resolved and requested FL200. No impact.
2014-11-13: Update: According to information from the Maintenance division, the registration of the aircraft was added. Cabin pressure warning light went down to FL 200. The cabin pressure outflow valve was replaced.


CADORS Number 2013A0421
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA, Transport Canada
Occurred At 2013-05-13 - 19:16
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, 50 N WABUSH NL (CYWK)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 160615-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA, Transport Canada
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GIAB | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner Air Inuit Ltd. Air Inuit Ltee
Operator AIR INUIT LTD/AIR INUIT LTEE (2955) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC-8-314
Year Built 1991
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Model PW123E
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number AIE821
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart 705
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Decompression/pressurization

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