Incident at GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)

Summary

2015-08-04: An Exploits Valley Air Services Cessna 152 (C-FNSL) on a local flight from Gander, NL (CYQX) squawked 7600 5 NM North of field inbound. Light signal utilized. Aircraft landed without incident at 1604Z.
2015-08-24: Update from Maintenance & Manufacturing: Maintenance was unable to duplicate snag on the ground. Radio check was completed with engine running at higher revolutions per minute (RPM). Nav Comm unit was installed from additional aircraft (C-GLIR) for troubleshooting. The aircraft (C-FNSL) did approximately 3 hours of flying since swapping Nav Comm unit with C-GLIR. C-GLIR has flown approximately 2hrs with subject Nav Comm from C-FNSL with no reported defects on either aircraft

Details


CADORS Number 2015A0653
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA, Transport Canada
Occurred At 2015-07-26 - 16:04
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYQX
Aerodrome Name GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 190343-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 FNSL | 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 CESSNA
CESSNA
Model  Silhouette image of 152
152
Year Built 1978
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model  Silhouette image of O-235-L2C
O-235-L2C
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule VFR
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Aircraft navigation/communication equipment

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