Incident at Regina, SK


1999-02-24: C-GKKL, a Cessna 414, departed Regina (YQR) for Prince Albert with 4 people on board and when the a/c was 40 miles north of YQR, the pilot advised ATC that one engine was running rough. He elected to return to YQR and landed without further incident on Runway 13 at 1401Z. No other a/c were inconvenienced. OPI - Maintenance and Manufacturing UPDATE M. & M. reported that the company found low compression on one cylinder. Disassembly of the cylinder revealed that the oil control ring and top compression ring were seized in the piston by combustion products. The cylinder assembly is being replaced.


CADORS Number 1999C0125
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-02-23 - 14:01
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Regina, 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 GKKL | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
Model 414A
Year Built 1979
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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