Incident at Winnipeg, Manitoba


1996-12-03: On approach into Island Lake, Manitoba, the right engine of a Perimeter Airlines Metro II (C-FSLZ) would not come back to flight idle. The aircraft landed without incident and the aircraft was ferried back to Winnipeg for repair. On approach into Winnipeg, the right engine again would not come back to flight idle and flight crew elected to shut the engine down. The aircraft landed without incident. The problem is suspected to be a fault in the engine's fuel control unit. The company will be submitting an SDR.


CADORS Number 1996C0525
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 1996-12-02 - 17:46
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Winnipeg, Manitoba
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FSLZ | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of SWEARINGEN
Model SA226TC
Year Built 1976
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number PAG140
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine - malfunction

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