Incident at Sabourin Lake, Ontario


1996-08-06: The pilot of C-FSJX, a DHC2, VFR from Winnipeg to Sabourin Lake, relayed via Keystone Air Services Ltd. (KEE200) that his aircraft was losing oil and the engine was smoking. C-FSJX advised they were intending to land on the north end of Sabourin Lake. At 1400Z, C-FSJX relayed via Perimeter Aviation Ltd. (PAG207) they were down safely on Sabourin Lake. The aircraft had reportedly blown a cylinder causing the oil to spray over the windshield and hot exhaust.


CADORS Number 1996C0310
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1996-08-06 - 08:52
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, Sabourin Lake, Ontario
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FSJX | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC 2
Year Built 1965
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
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Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine oil problem

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