Incident at Sioux Lookout, Ontario


1996-10-18: While inbound to Sioux Lookout the crew of Bearskin Air 3321, a BE 99 , advised Sioux Lookout FSS that due to a fire warning indication on the starboard engine they had shut down and secured the affected power plant. Just prior to landing the crew restarted the engine and the landing was made without further incident. The aircraft was then taxied to the company maintenance facility where faulty wiring was found. This casued an erroneous fire warning indication in the cockpit.


CADORS Number 1996C0438
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1996-10-17 - 17:25
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 GPEM | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BEECH
Model 99
Year Built 1969
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine - malfunction

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