Incident at Lloydminster, AB

Summary

1999-08-25: Aircraft had departed for Edmonton and after 5 minutes the pilot reported (on his cell phone) that he had lost all electronics. The pilot did a fly by to see if gear was down which FSS confirmed, although unable to determine if locked. APM was advised and standing by. Aircraft landed safely with no further incident. OPI - Maintenance and Manufacturing UPDATE M. & M. reported that the battery terminal was loose and the battery posts were corroded. The company believes that this was the cause of the electrical failure and no other problems were found.

Details


CADORS Number 1999C0615
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-07-23 - 20:25
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Lloydminster, AB
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant]
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GLHM | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner MUFF N KUFF LTD
Operator Private
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
PIPER
Model PA32R 301
Year Built 1980
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 Climb
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Electrical problem

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