Incident at NW of Fort McMurray, Alberta

Summary

1996-12-19: At 0240Z, Edmonton ACC advised Fort McMurray FSS that an aircraft was squawking 7700 northwest of Fort McMurray. It was determined that the pilot of C-FIAZ had shut down one engine and was inbound for landing at Fort McMurray. No assistance was requested and the aircraft was landed without incident at 0520Z. The oil cap was not secured allowing the engine oil to blow overboard. The engine was shut down by the pilot as a precautionary measure.

Details


CADORS Number 1996C0566
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1996-12-16 - 04:20
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, NW of Fort McMurray, Alberta
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TSB Class of Investigation
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Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant]
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FIAZ | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner W M K HOLDINGS LTD (MCMURRAY AVIATION)
Operator Commercial
Make BRITTEN NORMAN
Model BN2A
Year Built 1969
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
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Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine shut down

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