Incident at La Ronge, Saskatchewan

Summary

1997-04-01: The pilot of C-FVOG, a LaRonge Air Services DHC6 (Twin Otter) advised La Ronge FSS that he was diverting to LaRonge due to a malfunction of the aircraft's starboard engine. The aircraft had departed Pine House, a local mining schedule flight. There were besides the pilot, 6 passengers on board. While enroute to LaRonge, the pilot asked for and received a special VFR clearance since LaRonge weather was partially obscured, 2500 broken 1 1/2 miles in light snow. The aircraft was landed at LaRonge without further incident. Company maintenance are in the process of determining the cause of the engine problem.

Details


CADORS Number 1995C0450
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1995-12-13 - 18:22
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, La Ronge, Saskatchewan
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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 FV0G | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner
Operator LA RONGE AVIATION SERVICES LTD. (1864)
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC 6 TWIN OTTER
Year Built
Engine Type
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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