Incident at Halifax

Summary

1996-12-10: Shortly after departure the pilot advised ATC that he was having difficulties with his left engine. He returned to Halifax where he landed without further incident. Maintenance advised that the engine's prop governor had malfunctioned and the prop RPM could not be controlled properly.

Details


CADORS Number 1996A0888
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1996-12-04 - 21:00
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Halifax
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant]
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GRTO | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner PROVINCE OF NOVA SCOTIA, DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES
Operator State
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
PIPER
Model PA23 250
Year Built 1975
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine - malfunction

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