Incident at GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)

Summary

2015-09-01: UPDATE: TSB REPORT#A15A0053:The Provincial Airlines Ltd. de Havilland DHC-8-102 aircraft, registration C-FDND, was operating as PVL1926 on a flight from Deer Lake, NL to St. John's, NL. While en route, the flight crew heard a small bang and immediately noticed the #2 engine (Pratt & Whitney Canada PW120A) torque and interstage turbine temperature indications dropping. The crew completed the #2 engine shutdown, actioned the QRH, and declared an emergency. After briefing the passengers, a diversion to Gander, NL was performed where the flight landed without further incident while ARFF stood by.
2015-08-24: Pilot of a PAL Airlines de Havilland DHC-8-102 (C-FDND/ PVL1926) from Deer Lake, NL (CYDF) to Gander, NL (CYQX) reported an emergency with Number 2 engine shutdown. The pilot requested emergency services on standby at Gander, NL. At 1610Z, the aircraft landed Runway 21 without further issues.

Details


CADORS Number 2015A0727
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA, Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 2015-08-13 - 15:53
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 A15A0053
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 191198-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA, Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FDND | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner PAL Airlines Ltd.
Operator PAL Airlines Ltd. (2659) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC-8-102
Year Built 1988
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make PRATT & WHITNEY-CAN
Engine Model  Silhouette image of PW120A
PW120A
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number PVL1926
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart 705
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine shut down,Engine - malfunction,Declared emergency/priority,Diversion

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