1999-04-20: CFSZJ, C172, landing Gander when engine failed on short final for Runway 31. Aircraft landed safely but required assistance to get off runway. (Note Occurrence date Mar 27/99). TSB evaluating. Correction: Note correction from CFSZO to CFSZJ Update : Fuel selector found worn upon inspection . When valve was selected to both left and right tanks, engine was actually only receiving from the left tank. Pilot has informed TSB that valve will be replaced before next flight. TSB file # A99A0051


CADORS Number 1999A0199
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-03-27 - 20:56
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID CYQX
Aerodrome Name GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Gander Intl
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant]

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 172
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine failure

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