Incident at DEER LAKE NL (CYDF)


2021-11-22: A Provincial Airlines de Havilland DHC-8-311 (C-GHRJ/PVL901) from Deer Lake, NL (CYDF) to Goose Bay, NL (CYYR) declared an emergency due to a no. 2 engine failure. Arrived safely at 1641Z.
2021-11-22: UPDATE: Duplicate AOR-280217-V1: A Provincial Airlines de Havilland DHC-8-311 (C-GHRJ/PVL901) from Deer Lake, NL (CYDF) to Goose Bay, NL (CYYR) departed CYDF at 1608Z and, at 1611Z, the pilot reported the failure of the no. 2 engine. The pilot declared an emergency at 1618Z and requested to return to the airport. The aircraft was cleared as requested and landed at 1641Z. Upon landing, the aircraft was unable to taxi off of the runway. (Duplicate AOR-280217-V1 deleted after information merge)


CADORS Number 2021A0791
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2021-11-21 - 1611 Z
Day or Night? day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYDF
Aerodrome Name DEER LAKE NL (CYDF)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, DEER LAKE NL (CYDF)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 280236-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GHRJ | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type
Owner PAL Airlines Ltd.
Operator Provincial Airlines (2659) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC-8-311
Year Built 1992
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Model  Silhouette image of PW123
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number PVL901
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart 705
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events 'Engine failure','Declared emergency/priority','Diversion'

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