Incident at Saskatoon, SK


1999-09-13: The pilot of C-GBGV, a Cessna 172, was operating southwest of the Saskatoon Airport doing photo work, when he advised that he was returning due to alternator problems. The a/c landed safely on Runway 26 at 1634Z and no other a/c were inconvenienced. OPI - Maintenance and Manufacturing UPDATE M. & M. reported that the operator informed that the field wire was found broken off at the alternator field terminal. Wire has been repaired, alternator is alternating, and an SDR is being submitted.


CADORS Number 1999C0495
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1999-06-23 - 16:20
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
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GBGV | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
Model  Silhouette image of 172N
Year Built 1979
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make LYCOMING
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 Electrical problem

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