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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 152239
Last updated: 5 December 2019
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Date:04-JAN-2013
Time:16h20
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH8A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-8-102 Dash 8
Owner/operator:Air Canada Jazz
Registration: C-GJSV ?
C/n / msn: 085
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 33
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport, QC (YQB/CYQB) -   Canada
Phase: Approach
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Gaspe-Metropolitan Area Airport, QC (YGP/CYGP)
Destination airport:Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport, QC (YQB/CYQB)
Narrative:
Flight QK8721 was en route from Gaspe Airport to Jean-Lesage Airport. At about 16 h 20, during the approach to the runway, the pilot and copilot of the aircraft found the presence of smoke in the cockpit.So they triggered the emergency procedure and landed the aircraft. Its 33 passengers and three crew members have evacuated swiftly. Nobody was injured.

Sources:

https://ici.radio-canada.ca/nouvelle/594295/atterrissage-urgence-jean-lesage
http://fr.canoe.ca/infos/societe/archives/2013/01/20130104-190102.html


Images:

Photo of C-GJSV ? courtesy AirHistory.net


Montréal - Pierre Elliott Trudeau International (CYUL / YUL)
18 May 2008; (c) Pierre Langlois

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Jan-2013 03:30 thaimax Added
05-Jan-2013 03:36 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Embed code, Narrative]
05-Jan-2013 03:37 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn]
05-Jan-2013 03:38 harro Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
05-Jan-2013 03:39 harro Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]
05-Jan-2013 03:39 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]

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