Incident at Prince Albert, SK


1997-05-20: In flight, the pilot reported that something flew off the right engine cowling but that the engine was running OK. The a/c returned to Prince Albert and landed without incident. The pilot later advised that a spark plug had blown out through the cowling due to the failure of the porcelain top.


CADORS Number 1997C0268
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-05-16 - 01:51
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Prince Albert, SK
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GVCD | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator NATIONAL AVIATION CENTRE (11120) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
Model  Silhouette image of PA31 350
PA31 350
Year Built 1974
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Part or pieces separate from an aircraft

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