Incident at PORTAGE LA PRAIRIE / SOUTHPORT MB (CYPG)

Summary

1997-03-21: While on a training flight the throttle cable of the single engine Firefly fractured at the front or swagged end, at the carburetor. This failure caused the throttle (by design) to go to full power. A successful forced landing was accomplished without further incident on runway 13 left at Portage La Prairie. An SDR is being prepared by Field Aviation maintenance organization for the Aviation Training Centre.

Details


CADORS Number 1995C0115
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1995-04-11 - 20:28
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYPG
Aerodrome Name PORTAGE LA PRAIRIE / SOUTHPORT MB (CYPG)
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Southport Airport, Manitoba
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GSTC | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner BOMBARDIER INC. (CANADIAN AVIATION TRAINING CENTRE)
Operator CANADIAN AVIATION TRAINING CENTRE/ (7028) Commercial
Make SLINGSBY
Model T67C
Year Built 1992
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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