Incident at Thunder Bay, Ontario


1996-12-10: The pilot of KFA102, Kelowna Flightcraft, a Boeing 727, was enroute Winnipeg to Toronto when he shut down the number two engine 45 miles west of Thunder Bay due to high oil temperature. The flight continued on to Toronto. UPDATE: A subsequent inspection revealed that a chafed wire had caused a false indication on the EGT gauge.


CADORS Number 1996C0360
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1996-08-28 - 00:05
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 NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GNKF | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 727 227
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number KFA102
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine - malfunction

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