Incident at Sydney, N.S.


1997-03-25: Immediately after departure on an IFR flight to Halifax, the pilot advised returning to land due to an oil leak. Landed safely, TSB evaluating.


CADORS Number 1996A0117
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-01-16 - 15:31
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Sydney, N.S.
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
Model PA32
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number N67180
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine oil problem

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