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Investigation report: March 2018 in-flight electrical arcing near Fredericton Airport, New Brunswick

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Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, 19 October 2018 – Today, the Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) released its investigation report (A18A0018) on the March 2018 in-flight electrical arcing on board a Bombardier DHC-8-402 aircraft, operated by Porter Airlines, near Fredericton Airport, New Brunswick.

The TSB conducted a limited-scope, fact-gathering investigation into this occurrence to advance transportation safety through greater awareness of potential safety issues.