Incident at Swift Current vicinity


1997-09-12: The pilot of a Piper PA-24 Comanche aircraft was on a Visual Flight Rules flight from Regina to Pincher Creek. When the aircraft was in the vicinity of Swift Current, Saskatchewan, the pilot reported that the engine was experiencing a high-RPM indication. The pilot declared an emergency, and landed at Swift Current without further incident at 1728Z. No other aircraft were inconvenienced.


CADORS Number 1994C0324
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1994-09-04 - Unknown time
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Swift Current vicinity
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner Private
Operator Private
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
Model PA24 250
Year Built 1960
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine - malfunction

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