Incident at South East of Wabush, Labrador


1997-03-20: When company became aware that the aircraft was overdue they asked another aircraft in the area to look for FUWJ. The aircraft was found within 30 minutes and pilot reported that he had blown a cylinder and had carried out a forced landing. No injuries. TSB evaluating. Maintenance found that the top of the #9 cylinder had blown off. TSB case closed.


CADORS Number 1995A0704
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1995-07-01 - 13:46
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, South East of Wabush, Labrador
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 FUWJ | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC 2 MKI
Year Built 1953
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 Forced landing,Engine - malfunction

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