Incident at YELLOWKNIFE NT (CYZF)

Summary

2013-01-04: At 0040z a First Air Aerospatiale ATR 42 300 (operating as FAB124) on a IFR flight returned to CYZF due to electrical issues. No emergency declared. No impact to the operation. FAB124 landed at 0113 without incident.
2013-01-10: UPDATE CASI: The flight crew of ATR42 aircraft C-GKLB operating flight #124 YZF to YHY experienced a #1 DC Bus failure. The aircraft returned to YZF, no emergency was declared and the landing was uneventful. Maintenance, in their troubleshooting, found the generator contactor chattering . The #1 GCU was replaced and the aircraft was returned to service.

Details


CADORS Number 2013C0047
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2013-01-04 - 00:40
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYZF
Aerodrome Name YELLOWKNIFE NT (CYZF)
Geographic Location Northwest Territories, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, YELLOWKNIFE AIRPORT (CYZF)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 156226-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 GKLB | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner BRADLEY AIR SERVICES LIMITED - FIRST AIR
Operator FIRST AIR (107) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of AEROSPATIALE
AEROSPATIALE
Model ATR 42 300
Year Built 2003
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make PRATT & WHITNEY-CAN
Engine Model PW120
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number FAB124
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Electrical problem,Diversion

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