Incident Cessna 550 Citation II C-FJCZ, Friday 6 October 2000
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Date:Friday 6 October 2000
Type:Silhouette image of generic C550 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Cessna 550 Citation II
Owner/operator:Transport Canada
Registration: C-FJCZ
MSN: 550-0700
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage:
Location:Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec -   Canada
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: TSB
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
A Cessna 550, registration C-FJCZ, serial number 550-0700, took off at 1745 eastern standard time for an instrument flight rules (IFR) flight from Rouyn-Noranda Airport, Quebec to Montréal/Dorval International Airport, with two pilots and one passenger on board. The aircraft was cleared to climb to an altitude of 5000 feet above sea level (asl). When the aircraft levelled off at 5000 feet asl, the captain noticed smoke entering the cabin. The crew advised air traffic control, declared an emergency, and requested clearance to return to Rouyn-Noranda. The crew landed without further incident on Runway 08 at Rouyn-Noranda Airport and taxied to the terminal, where the two pilots and passenger evacuated the aircraft. There were no injuries.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: TSB
Report number: A00Q0141
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 2 years and 2 months
Download report: Final report



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