Incident at Tribune 1/2 mile East, Saskatchewan

Summary

1996-10-28: A Regina Flying Club Cessna 172 N aircraft, C-GYVV, was being used to conduct wildlife survey flights. The aircraft was at a low altitude, when the engine began running roughly. The engine revolutions per minute dropped to about 1500 RPM although the engine continued to run. The pilot applied carburettor heat, but the engine performance did not improve. The pilot selected a field and conducted a successful precautionary landing. There was no damage to the aircraft nor were there injuries to occupants.

Details


CADORS Number 1996C0448
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 1996-10-19 - 09:50
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Tribune 1/2 mile East, Saskatchewan
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant]
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GYVV | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner REGINA FLYING CLUB (1944)
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
CESSNA
Model  Silhouette image of 172N
172N
Year Built 1977
Engine Type Reciprocating
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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