Incident at Thompson, Manitoba


1997-04-10: The Swearingen Merlin aircraft departed Thompson, Manitoba, on a Medevac flight to Shamattawa, Manitoba. When the aircraft was approximately 36 miles east of Thompson, the pilot reported an engine failure and declared an emergency. The aircraft returned to Thompson and landed without further incident. No other aircraft were inconvenienced.


CADORS Number 1994C0221
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1994-06-15 - Unknown time
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Thompson, Manitoba
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GWKA | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of SWEARINGEN
Model SA26 T
Year Built 1968
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
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Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Declared emergency/priority,Engine failure

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