Incident at Thompson, Manitoba

Summary

1996-05-14: The crew of Canadian 434 advised Thompson Air Radio that they had developed an oil leak in the right engine. After consultation with company maintenance it was decided that the aircraft return to Winnipeg so that maintenance could inspect the engine. The crew completed a missed approach and the aircraft returned to Winnipeg. Update to follow. UPDATE: The aircraft has one generator for each of its three engines as well as an auxiliary power unit (APU). The MEL allows flight with one CSD unserviceable providing the APU is operating. When the crew noted the warning, they started the aircraft APU, consulted with company maintenance personnel and diverted back to Winnipeg for repair. There were no injuries or damage.

Details


CADORS Number 1996C0148
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-05-14 - 12:55
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Thompson, Manitoba
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant]
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GCPV | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner
Operator CANADIAN AIRLINES INTERNATIONAL LTD./ LIGNES AERIENNES CANADIEN INTERNATIONAL LTEE (132) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
BOEING
Model 737
Year Built
Engine Type
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 - malfunction

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