Incident at THOMPSON MB (CYTH)


1996-01-18: The pilot of C-GTQR a Twin Engine Piper Navajo declared an emergency due to smoke in the cabin. The landing was uneventful, however the final approach was a bit unusual. Insofar as the aircraft landed over top of C-GWKA an SW2 Swearingen. C-GWKA had been positioned on the button of 050 while the crew were attempting to recitify a radio problem. Both aircraft had D.O.T. Air Carrier Inspectors on board who were conducting or attempting to conduct PPC-PPC/IRT rides at Thompson. The smoke in the cockpit of C-GTQR was reported to be a rear janitrol heater malfunction.Air1: C-GTQR/C-GWKAAir2: PA31/SW2Air3: Pimich..//KeewatinOccurrence: Aircraft IncidentClass: VVCategory: 210 280 320


CADORS Number 1994C0444
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1994-12-07 - 20:56
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID CYTH
Aerodrome Name THOMPSON MB (CYTH)
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Thompson Airport
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TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
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Categories Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GTQR | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator PIMICHIKAMAC AIR LTD. (6331) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
Model  Silhouette image of PA31
Year Built 1970
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
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Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Declared emergency/priority,Fire/smoke (warning)

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