Incident at High Level, Alberta


1997-01-20: The pilot of C-FMSI, a C175, noticed smoke coming from his radio cooling vent on the dash while on a downwind leg to runway 13. After communicating with FSS, he shut down all electrics and landed without further incident. There were no injuries.


CADORS Number 1997C0029
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1997-01-15 - 21:55
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, High Level, Alberta
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner Private
Operator Private
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
Model 175B
Year Built 1960
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Fire/smoke (warning),Electrical problem

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