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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 267657
Last updated: 23 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic DH8C model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-8-314
Owner/operator:Air Inuit
Registration: C-FYAI
MSN: 420
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 24
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:180 nm SW of Kuujjuaq, QC -   Canada
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport, QC (YQB/CYQB)
Destination airport:Kuujjuaq-Fort Chimo Airport, QC (YVP/CYVP)
A DHC-8-314 operated by Air Inuit as AIE852, was on an instrument flight rules (IFR) flight from Québec/Jean Lesage International Airport, QC (CYQB) to Kuujjuaq, QC (CYVP) with 21 passengers and 3 crew members on board. In cruise flight, at FL250, approximately 180 nautical miles southwest of CYVP, a fluctuation in the right engine oil pressure occurred. The crew completed the quick reference handbook (QRH) checklist, shut down the right engine (Pratt and Whitney Canada, PW123B) and declared a state of emergency (PAN PAN). The aircraft landed safely at CYVP. There were no injuries or damage.



Other occurrences involving this aircraft

23 Feb 2015 C-FYAI Air Inuit 0 Umiujaq Airport sub


Photo of C-FYAI courtesy

Montréal - Pierre Elliott Trudeau International (CYUL / YUL)
23 July 2021; (c) Pierre Langlois

Revision history:

13-Sep-2021 17:50 harro Added

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