Incident at LA RONGE (BARBER FIELD) SK (CYVC)

Summary

1997-08-13: C-GWHK was on a fire suppression mission, when the pilot noticed the left engine oil temperature gauge at the red line. The pilot shut down the engine and returned to La Ronge, where maintenance discovered metal particles in the oil.

Details


CADORS Number 1997C0546
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 1997-08-08 - 02:25
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYVC
Aerodrome Name LA RONGE (BARBER FIELD) SK (CYVC)
Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, La Ronge, SK
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant]
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GWHK | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner PROVINCE OF SASKATCHEWAN
Operator State
Make CONAIR
Model FIRECAT
Year Built 1958
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make CURTISS WRIGHT
Engine Model 982C9HE2
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 Engine shut down,Engine - malfunction

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