Incident at CHARLOTTETOWN AIRPORT

Summary

2015-02-24: Update from Maintenance & Manufacturing: Aircraft was removed from service until maintenance could assess the issue. Upon inspection, maintenance noticed the emergency locator transmitter (ELT) to be covered with de-icing fluid. Maintenance personnel turned off the ELT at 0015Z. Halifax Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) advised. The ELT was unserviceable in accordance with the Minimum Equipment List as per company protocol and the aircraft was returned to service.
2015-02-05: An Exploits Valley Beech 1900D (C-GORZ / EV7584) from Halifax, NS (CYHZ) to Charlottetown, PE (CYYG) emergency locator transmitter (ELT) activated at 2044Z in CYYG. Determined by ramp search with ELT locator. Maintenance personnel turned off ELT at January 30, 2015, 0015Z. Halifax Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) advised.

Details


CADORS Number 2015A0091
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA, Transport Canada
Occurred At 2015-01-29 - 20:44
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYYG
Aerodrome Name CHARLOTTETOWN AIRPORT
Geographic Location Prince Edward Island, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, CHARLOTTETOWN PE (CYYG)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 183655-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA, Transport Canada
Categories Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GORZ | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner Exploits Valley Air Services Ltd.
Operator EXPLOITS VALLEY AIR SERVICES LTD (6676) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BEECH
BEECH
Model  Silhouette image of 1900D
1900D
Year Built 1993
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make PRATT & WHITNEY-CAN
Engine Model  Silhouette image of PT6A-67D
PT6A-67D
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number EV7584
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Parked
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events ELT

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