Incident at The Pas, 20 S, Manitoba


1997-03-21: The Manitoba Government Air Division Canadair CL215 was conducting fire suppression work in the vicinity of The Pas, MB. While scooping water, the crew noted a decreased in the performance of the left engine. Once airborne, the performance decreased further, and the crew dumped the water load, secured the engine, and returned to base at The Pas, landing without further incident. Engineers found that the left engine #6 cylinder had failed. The cylinder was replaced and the aircraft returned to service.


CADORS Number 1995C0188
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1995-06-04 - 17:10
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, The Pas, 20 S, Manitoba
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TSB Class of Investigation
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Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GUMW | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator PROVINCE OF MANITOBA (661) State
Make  Silhouette image of CANADAIR
Model CL215 1A10
Year Built 1978
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 shut down

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