Incident at Saskatoon, SK

Summary

1997-05-23: C-GPJT was on a medevac flight to Melfort when shortly after departure the right engine failed. The a/c returned to Saskatoon and landed safely where maintenance found that the crankshaft had failed. The engine was replaced and the a/c was returned to service.

Details


CADORS Number 1997C0283
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-04-25 - 00:45
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Saskatoon, SK
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant]
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GPJT | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner PROVINCE OF SASKATCHEWAN
Operator State
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
PIPER
Model  Silhouette image of PA31
PA31
Year Built 1977
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine failure

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