SA Airlink RJ85 at Cape Town on Oct 9th 2019, engine fire indication
Last Update: November 10, 2021 / 19:17:55 GMT/Zulu time
South Africa's CAA opened an investigation into the occurrence reporting no anomaly was found with the fire detection and engine systems. Maintenance replaced the right hand anti-ice valve as well as left and right hand fuel manifolds. With no defects found the aircraft was returned to service on Oct 12th 2019, no further incident occurred since.
The SACAA released their preliminary report reporting that no evidence of any fire or heat was found, all systems tested satisfactorily. The #3 engine's left and right fuel system manifolds were replaced and undergo further examination. The aircraft was released to service and has not experienced any recurrence.
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