Incident at In the vicinity of: Shearwater (CYAW)

Summary

2015-10-22: A Government of Canada, Department of National Defence Sikorsky S61L (TALN41) on a local flight from Shearwater, NS (CYAW) was working approaches at Halifax, NS (CYHZ) for training flight. Pilot advised of 'electrical fumes in the cockpit', the aircraft was minimum control speed (VMC) and opted to cancel IFR and return to CYAW VFR. Arrived, safely, at 1640Z. No impact on operations.

Details


CADORS Number 2013A1117
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2013-11-19 - 16:30
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, In the vicinity of: Shearwater (CYAW)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 168717-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Fire/smoke (non-impact)
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Helicopter
 Silhouette image of Helicopter
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner Government Of Canada, Department Of National Defence
Operator GOVERNMENT OF CANADA, DEPARTMENT OF NATIONAL DEFENCE State
Make  Silhouette image of SIKORSKY
SIKORSKY
Model S61L
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo shaft
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number TALN41
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart Other
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Smoke/fumes - aircraft

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