Incident at GILLAM MB (CYGX)

Summary

1996-07-08: Calm Air Flight 1572 was enroute to Gillam from Churchill IFR at 16000 feet on a routine scheduled flight. The crew advised ACC that they had shut down the starboard engine (right) due to excessive vibrations 60 NM north of Gillam. Aircraft landed safely at 2153Z without further incident. Maintenance update to follow. UPDATE: Company personnel determined that a bird had been injested into the engine while in flight. The company will be submitting an SDR to Transport Canada.

Details


CADORS Number 1996C0253
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-07-08 - 21:53
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYGX
Aerodrome Name GILLAM MB (CYGX)
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, GILLAM, MANITOBA
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Bird
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FTJW | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner CALM AIR INTERNATIONAL LTD (CALM AIR)
Operator CALM AIR Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of SAAB
SAAB
Model 340B
Year Built 1995
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make GENERAL ELECTRIC
Engine Model CT7-9B
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Bird strike,Engine shut down

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