Incident at ST. JOHN'S INTL NL (CYYT) (Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)


2015-01-15: Gander, NL (CYQX) Area Control Centre (ACC) advised that a United States Air Force Lockheed C-130 (Hercules) (RCH546), from St. John's, NL (CYTT) to Ramstein Air Base, Germany (ETAR), was returning to CYYT, declared emergency and shut down no. 3 engine. RCH546 then advised that no assistance was required. RCH546 landed safely on Runway 29 at 1605Z. Emergency Rescue Services (ERS) followed the aircraft on runway and observed fuel spill during turnaround after landing. Runway 29 was closed for clean up. 1 from ST. JOHN'S INTL NL (CYYT) to (ETAR)


CADORS Number 2015A0006
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2015-01-04 - 16:05
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYYT
Aerodrome Name ST. JOHN'S INTL NL (CYYT)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, ST. JOHN'S INTL NL (CYYT)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 182920-V2
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other,Fuel related,Aerodrome
Events Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration the United States of America
Occurrence Type Incident
Make  Silhouette image of LOCKHEED
Model C-130 (HERCULES)
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number RCH546
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart Other
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Declared emergency/priority,Fuel - spill,Diversion,Engine shut down

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