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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 171648
Last updated: 20 September 2019
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Date:25-NOV-2014
Time:c. 10:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH8C model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-8-301 Dash 8
Owner/operator:Air Canada Express
Registration: C-GVTA
C/n / msn: 190
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:near Vancouver International Airport, BC -   Canada
Phase: Approach
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Penticton, BC (YYF)
Destination airport:Vancouver International Airport, BC (YVR)
Narrative:
A de Havilland Canada DHC-8-301 perfoming Air Canada Express flight AC8353 suffered minor damage to a window pane when a screw came loose from the nr. 2 prop spinner.
The 2,5 cm bolt struck an exterior passenger window pane which resulted in a small hole in this pane.
The airplane landed safely at 10:51 hours local time. There were no personal injuries.
The incident plane was back in serice four hours later.

Sources:

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/news/Plane-screw-comes-loose-and-smashes-into-window/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Nov-2014 10:35 gerard57 Added
27-Nov-2014 10:43 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
27-Nov-2014 10:48 harro Updated [Time, Embed code, Narrative]

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