Incident at Thompson, Manitoba


1996-03-20: The pilot of Manitoba Government Air Division, a PA31 Navajo, who was inbound to Thompson from Island Lake advised Thompson radio that his right engine oil pressure gauge showed a significant drop in pressure. The pilot did not shut down the engine, he did however continue to monitor the situation until an uneventful landing was accomplished at Thompson. ERS was on standby. There were three passengers besides the pilot on board.


CADORS Number 1996C0091
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-03-20 - 01:49
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Thompson, Manitoba
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Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
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Canadian Registration GRNE | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
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Occurrence Type Incident
Operator PROVINCE OF MANITOBA (661) State
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
Model  Silhouette image of PA31
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Private No
Amateur Built No
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Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine oil problem

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