Incident at HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ) (Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)


2015-01-15: An Air Canada Embraer E190 (ACA1299), from Tampa, FL (KTPA) to Halifax, NS (CYHZ) was on approach to Runway 32 with a flap issue. Missed approach and requested vectors to trouble shoot. Issue could not be resolved. Aircraft declared emergency with fire/rescue on standby. Aircraft landed safely with partial flaps on Runway 32 at 1957Z. Runway and aircraft inspected with no problems. Runway 32 reopened at 2004Z. No delays to other aircraft. No impact to operations.
2015-01-21: UPDATE: TSB Report#A15A0003: The Air Canada Embraer E190, registration C-FHIQ, was operating as ACA1299 on a flight from Tampa Bay, FL (KTPA) to Halifax, NS (CYHZ). On approach to CYHZ, a "SLAT FAIL" EICAS was generated after the crew had selected the flap/slat lever to position 1. A go around was initiated and the QRH actioned. ATC was advised of a PAN PAN and the aircraft landed at CYHZ without further incident in a slat 1, flap full configuration with ARFF standing by. Company maintenance replaced the faulty slat/flap actuator electronic control unit.


CADORS Number 2015A0005
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA, Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 2015-01-03 - 19:30
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYHZ
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ)
TSB Occurrence Number A15A0003
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 182898-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA, Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories Undershoot/overshoot,System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Other,Aerodrome
Events Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FHIQ | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner Air Canada
Operator AIR CANADA (5262) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of EMBRAER
Model ERJ 190-100 IGW
Year Built 2006
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Model  Silhouette image of CF34-10E5A1
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ACA1299
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart 705
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Flight control systems (ailerons, rudder, rotors, flaps, main, tail),Overshoot/missed approach,Declared emergency/priority

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