Incident at Thunder Bay, Ontario


1996-04-19: The Bearskin Lake Air Service, Fairchild SA 227CC, Metro, was taking off from Thunder Bay, Ontario. When takeoff power was set, the target torque of 97% was not achieved on the left engine. The takeoff was aborted. Company maintenance reported that the left engine signal controller was out of adjustment.


CADORS Number 1996C0125
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-04-19 - 01:41
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
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Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, Thunder Bay, Ontario
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Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Abrupt manoeuvre

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GYTL | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
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Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator BEARSKIN LAKE AIR SERVICE LTD. (1322) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of SWEARINGEN
Model SW4
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Private No
Amateur Built No
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Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Rejected take-off,Engine - malfunction

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