Incident at 40NM N HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ)

Summary

2015-03-23: An Exploits Valley Beech 1900 (EV7588), from Halifax, NS (CYHZ) to Moncton, NB (CYQM), reported an altimeter error. Captain showing 12000 ft and co-pilot indicating 14500 ft. Altimeters were confirmed. EV7588 had ground contact. EV7588 cleared for visual approach Runway 29 at CYQM and was told to have issue checked on the ground. Tower advised to watch EV7588 on approach as well. Landed safely at 1155Z.
2015-08-24: Update from Maintenance & Manufacturing: Maintenance repositioned kinked pitot line & secured loose static line at the #1 airspeed indicator. Pitot & static leak checks were carried out with no faults found. The aircraft was returned to service.

Details


CADORS Number 2015A0208
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA, Transport Canada
Occurred At 2015-03-13 - 11:40
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, 40NM N HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 184908-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA, Transport Canada
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant]
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
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 1900
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number EV7588
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Flight instrument failure

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