Incident at Thunder Bay, Ontario


1997-03-27: The twin-engine Swearingen Metro III aircraft, C-FJLE, was climbing after departure when the number one engine lost oil pressure. The crew carried out a precautionary shutdown of the number one engine and returned to the airport. The crew completed a single-engine approach and landing without further incident. Maintenance inspection revealed a leaking oil-bypass line. The assembly was dismantled, cleaned, re-assembled, and the aircraft was returned to service.


CADORS Number 1995C0379
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1995-10-12 - 06:24
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, Thunder Bay, Ontario
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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 FJLE | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator JETALL HOLDINGS CORPORATION (5469) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of SWEARINGEN
Model SA227AC
Year Built 1981
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 oil problem

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