Incident at Regina, Saskatchewan


1997-06-06: The aircraft, with a pilot and a DOT Flight Test Examiner departed Regina on a local flight test. The crew advised Regina Tower that due to an oil leak from the number one engine, which necessitated an in flight shut down, they would be returning to Regina. An uneventful landing was accomplished. ERS was standing by. Flying Club Maintenance determined that the oil leak came from a blown propeller oil seal. Cold weather operations is the probable cause.


CADORS Number 1996C0014
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-01-05 - 20:30
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Regina, Saskatchewan
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 FBFM | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator REGINA FLYING CLUB (1944) (796) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
Model PA30
Year Built 1964
Engine Type Reciprocating
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 shut down,Engine oil problem

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