ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 150678
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Narrative:A Saab 340 suffered damage to the right hand engine when a fire erupted on landing at Trail Regional Airport, BC (CYYZ).
|Date:||Tuesday 13 November 2012|
|Owner/operator:||Pacific Coastal Airlines|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 30|
|Aircraft damage:|| Unknown|
|Location:||Trail Regional Airport - CYYZ, BC -
|Nature:||Passenger - Scheduled|
|Departure airport:||Vancouver International Airport, BC (YVR/CYVR)|
|Destination airport:||Toronto-Pearson International Airport, ON (YYZ/CYYZ)|
|Confidence Rating:|| Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources|
The fire was put out quickly. There were no injuries.
A spokesperson for Pacific Coastal Airlines later confirmed that there was no fire, indicating that flames can sometimes shoot out of engine exhaust pipes because of a build-up of fuel. The plume of smoke witnessed by passengers was the fire retardant released by crew members.
http://www.jacdec.de/news/news.htm http://boundarysentinel.com/news/breaking-news-pacific-coast-plane-catches-fire-after-landing-trail-regional-airport-21935#.UKNnkeQ3jTo http://web.archive.org/web/20130127112714/http://www.cbc.ca:80/news/canada/british-columbia/story/2012/11/13/bc-plane-fire-trail.html http://web.archive.org/web/20121221115716/http://www.cbc.ca:80/news/canada/british-columbia/story/2012/11/15/bc-trail-plane-fire.html
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