Incident at Calgary, AB

Summary

1999-02-02: The pilot of C-FMFB, a Piper Seneca, was doing his initial PPC ride with a Transport Canada inspector north of Calgary, and after completing a series of stall recoveries, one engine began to run a little rough. The pilot elected to return to Calgary and requested priority from ATC. The a/c landed without further incident on Runway 25 at 1820Z. Thirteen other a/c were delayed during the occurrence. The reason for the engine roughness has not been determined by the operator. OPI - Maintenance and Manufacturing UPDATE M. & M. reported that both engines had had new fuel pumps installed and the right engine pump required some adjustment to increase fuel flow. The problem only occurred above 8,000 feet ASL and after a successful test run, the a/c was released to service.

Details


CADORS Number 1999C0069
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-01-29 - 18:20
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Calgary, AB
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FMFB | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner WESTPOINT SCHOOL OF AVIATION INC.
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
PIPER
Model PA34 200T
Year Built 1976
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 Engine - malfunction,Declared emergency/priority

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