Incident at Calgary, AB


1997-05-09: The Air BC flight was in descent when the number 3 engine low oil pressure light illuminated, accompanied by a low oil pressure gauge indication. The crew shut down the engine and landed without further incident. Maintenance repaired a suspected fault in an electrical cannon plug, however on the next flight, the crew again experienced low oil pressure indications. The engine was removed for an extensive examination of the electrical harness and oil pressure indicating system. The regional office is awaiting the maintenance report.


CADORS Number 1997C0248
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 1997-04-26 - 20:15
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Calgary, AB
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TSB Class of Investigation
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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 FBAE | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BRITISH AEROSPACE
Model BAE 146 200
Year Built 1988
Engine Type Turbo fan
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Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
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Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Descent
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine shut down

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