The Aviation Portal

9 November 2013

Porter Airlines flight PD-432 , de Havilland DHC-8-400 registration C-GLQQ from Halifax to Montreal Trudeau it was approaching Montreal runway 24R when the crew reported a flaps problem declared a PAN PAN and requested the presence of emergency services.Airplane landed sagely on runway 24R


On 20 November 2013 the Canadian TSB reported that C-GLQQ was on an IFR flight from Halifax/Stanfield (CYHZ) to Montréal/Pierre-Elliot-Trudeau (CYUL) with 70 passengers and 4 crew members on board. While the aircraft was in the VLV area (Beauce VOR), the flap circuit caution light came on. The emergency checklist was completed but the circuit could not be restored. The crew declared an emergency and the aircraft, flaps retracted, landed without difficulty on Runway 24R. There were no injuries. The flap control unit was replaced



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