Incident at Thunder Bay, Ontario


1997-04-01: Shortly after take-off the crew of a Wasaya Air Beech 200 noticed the left engine oil pressure light momentarily flicker, then come on steady. The crew shut down and secured the engine and returned safely to Thunder Bay. Maintenance traced the fault to a loose fitting on an oil pressure line running to the oil cooler. The cause of the loose fitting is under investigation. There were two crew and one passenger on board.


CADORS Number 1995C0401
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1995-11-06 - 13:36
Day or Night? Day-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 FCGU | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator WASAYA AIRWAYS LTD. (4255) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BEECH
Model  Silhouette image of 200
Year Built 1988
Engine Type Turbo prop
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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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