Incident at Saskatoon, Saskatchewan


1996-06-12: The aircraft departed Edmonton enroute Saskatoon approximately 30 miles west of North Battleford when the pilot reported smoke in the cockpit. The pilot then advised ATC that the situation was under control and the aircraft continued to Saskatoon where an uneventful landing was accomplished. UPDATE: Inspection revealed that one of the two large electrical resistors, which convert 24 volts to 12 volts in order to power the 12 volt transponders had failed. The aircraft has been repaired and returned to service.


CADORS Number 1996C0195
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-06-12 - 21:10
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
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Categories Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
Model 340
Year Built
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Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number N3936G
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Fire/smoke (warning)

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