Incident at Saskatoon, SK


1997-11-27: The DC-3 was on a local VFR training flight, and were in the traffic pattern when the crew advised ATC that the starboard engine was running rough, and they would be making a full stop landing. The a/c landed on Runway 27 at 1749Z, and the crew did not have to shut down the engine prior to landing. A cylinder on the engine had been replaced the previous day. Maintenance is currently looking at the engine to determine the reason for the problem, and more details will follow. OPI - System Safety UPDATE The company reported that the number 1 cylinder in the right engine failed. The number 3 cylinder was the one that had been replaced the previous day. It was reported that this engine has about 400 hours since overhaul.


CADORS Number 1997C0806
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-11-26 - 17:45
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Saskatoon, SK
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TSB Class of Investigation
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Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FCQT | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DOUGLAS
Model DC3CS1C3G
Year Built 1943
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 Engine - malfunction

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