Incident at Geraldton, Ontario (vicinity of)


1995-11-28: Aircraft was on an IFR flight from Thompson, MB to Geraldton. At FL210, 111 DME from Geraldton, pilot contacted YAM FSS declaring an emergency. Pilot was instructed to contact YWG ACC but was unable to. Pilot requested descent. Pilot cancelled emergency. Apparently, left engine encountered fuel starvation, which the pilot remedied. It was the pilot's opinion that there was ice in the pump at FL210 (temp. -38) and that they flew on one engine for approximately 30 seconds. Once the second engine was operational, the flight continued and landed at Geraldton without further incident. No reported damage or injuries to the four SOBs. Ops. Impact -- unknown.


CADORS Number 1995O0575
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1995-11-28 - 23:46
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, Geraldton, Ontario (vicinity of)
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Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],ATM/CNS

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner Private
Operator Private
Make  Silhouette image of BEECH
Model 60
Year Built
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Private No
Amateur Built No
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Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Navigation assistance,Engine - malfunction

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