Incident at Winnipeg, Manitoba

Summary

1997-03-27: C-GMPX, a DHC-6 Series 300, DeHavilland (Government of Canada, Royal Canadian Mounted Police) departed Rwy 36 and 2 miles north advised having propeller problems. Aircraft returned to field and landed safely at 1819Z. One aircraft inconvenienced. Update: C-GMPX took-off with a crew of one and four passengers. Just after lift off, the left propeller governed at 69 percent. Company maintenance personnel determined that a solenoid, on a newly installed propeller overspeed governor, manfunctioned after takeoff. The overspeed governor was changed and the propellor functioned normally. A service difficulty report is being submitted to Transport.

Details


CADORS Number 1995C0355
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1995-09-25 - 18:15
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Winnipeg, Manitoba
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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
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GMPX | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner GOVERNMENT OF CANADA, ROYAL CANADIAN MOUNTED POLICE
Operator RCMP AIR SERVICES BRANCH (7048) State
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC 6 300
Year Built 1978
Engine Type Turbo prop
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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