Incident at RANKIN INLET NU (CYRT)

Summary

2013-01-29: UPDATE TSB A13C0009: First Air 301, A Boeing 737-200 registration C-FNVK departed Rankin Inlet, NU en route to Winnipeg, MB. On departure, the #1 Engine Overheat indication illuminated intermittently. Checklist procedures were carried out and an emergency was declared. Upon reducing power, the overheat indication extinguished, so an in flight shutdown (Pratt & Whitney JT8D) was not required. The flight was diverted back to Rankin Inlet and landed without further incident. Maintenance is investigating a leak in the aircraft's pneumatic ducting.
2013-01-29: At 2057Z, a First Air Boeing 737 (C-FNVK/ operating as FAB301) on a IFR flight declared an emergency due to an engine overheat indication and returning to CYRT. Emergency standby services were notified. At 2114Z, the aircraft landed without incident. No impact on airport operations or other aircraft.

Details


CADORS Number 2013C0388
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2013-01-28 - 20:57
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYRT
Aerodrome Name RANKIN INLET NU (CYRT)
Geographic Location Nunavut, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Rankin Inlet (CYRT)
TSB Occurrence Number A13C0009
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 157088-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FNVK | 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 BOEING
BOEING
Model 737 2R4C
Year Built 1984
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make PRATT & WHITNEY-USA
Engine Model JT8D-17
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number FAB301
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine - malfunction,Declared emergency/priority,Diversion

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