Incident at THUNDER BAY ON (CYQT)

Summary

1997-03-21: While fighting a prescribed burn, the crew of the CL215 noted a vibration in the left engine. The crew aborted their mission and returned to Thunder Bay under reduced power. The aircraft landed safely without further incident. Maintenance determined that the #8 cyclinder had swallowed a valve which necessitated a piston and cylinder change.

Details


CADORS Number 1995C0191
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1995-06-05 - 22:39
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYQT
Aerodrome Name THUNDER BAY ON (CYQT)
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, Thunder Bay Airport, Ontario
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant]
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GOFN | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner PROVINCE OF ONTARIO, MINISTRY OF NATURAL RESOURCES
Operator MINISTER OF NATURAL RESOURCES, (321) State
Make  Silhouette image of CANADAIR
CANADAIR
Model CL215 1A10
Year Built 1987
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 Engine - malfunction

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