Incident at Mountainview, ONT

Summary

1997-08-01: After takeoff, at 50' AGL, engine lost power to 2200 rpm for approx. two seconds. At 75' AGL, engine again lost power to 2100-2200 rpm. In-flight checks indicated all switches in takeoff position. Pilot elected to continue flight and release glider on base-final for runway 06. Speed was reduced to 55 mph in order to maintain level flight at approx. 150' AGL. Just prior to reaching the release point, the engine surged to full power. A climb to 300' AGL was accomplished and the glider released on base for runway 06. Both aircraft landed without further incident. Ops. Impact -- unknown.

Details


CADORS Number 1994O0389
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1994-07-22 - 12:00
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, Mountainview, ONT
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TSB Class of Investigation
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Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant]
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
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Canadian Registration GDVY | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner AIR CADET LEAGUE OF CANADA ONTARIO PROVINCIAL COMMITTEE
Operator Private
Make BELLANCA
Model 8GCBC
Year Built 1976
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 Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine - malfunction

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