Incident at Okotoks, AB


1997-05-20: C-FBBN was conducting aerial photography and reported smoke in the cockpit. The pilot carried out a precautionary landing on Highway 2A near Okotoks, with no injuries. The problem was an oil leak and the intention is to take off from the highway when the problem is repaired and return to Calgary. The a/c was receiving ATS service from VTA in Calgary.


CADORS Number 1997C0267
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-05-15 - 16:55
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Okotoks, AB
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TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories 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  Silhouette image of 172N
Year Built 1978
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
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Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Fire/smoke (warning)

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