Incident at Thunder Bay, Ontario


1996-05-19: The crew of MES3235, advised Thunder Tower that they had an engine chip problem and would be returning to Thunder Bay. The aircraft had departed on a routine scheduled flight to Minneapolis. ERS were called and the aircraft landed safely without further incident at 2142Z.


CADORS Number 1996C0155
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-05-19 - 21:31
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, Thunder Bay, Ontario
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator MESABA AVIATION, INC. (5297)
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number MES3235
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine - malfunction

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