Incident at Sioux Lookout, Ontario


1996-12-10: The pilot of C-GXBE, a BE99, departed IFR at 1340Z to Pickle Lake. ATC advised aircraft was returning due to problems at 1345Z. The aircraft was safely landed at 1354Z with one engine shut down. The runway was closed for four minutes while the aircraft was towed off. UPDATE: It was reported that the right engine oil dipstick had not been replaced after a pre-flight oil level check was carried out. The engine subsequently dumped the oil overboard.


CADORS Number 1996C0320
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1996-08-08 - 13:45
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, Sioux Lookout, 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 GXBE | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BEECH
Model B99
Year Built 1974
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine shut down

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