Incident at Winnipeg, MB


1999-08-25: ERS Minor Standby for aircraft due to reported flight control problems after the aircraft departed Runway 36. Aircraft stayed with Winnipeg Tower and flew a wide circuit to burn off excess fuel. The flight landed safely at 1708Z. No other aircraft were inconvenienced. No damage or injuries. OPI: System Safety UPDATE Maintenance and Manufacturing reported that they were advised by Director of Maintenence on following: Previous flight snag identifed that control column torque tube had wear/play. System has a series of adjustable nylon rollers/guides. Maintenance adjusted same & tested system /ground checked serviceable. On takeoff 99/08/07, control column operation was found stiff to operate. Pilot declared emergency & returned safely to airport. Maintenance reported that control column operation stiffened up under flight loads. Rollers re-adjusted, ground & flight tested satisfactorily. A/C released to service, and no further problems encountered. An SDR has been submitted by company.


CADORS Number 1999C0663
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-08-07 - 17:04
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Winnipeg, MB
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FYSJ | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator MINISTIC AIR LTD. (4345) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BEECH
Model  Silhouette image of 1900D
Year Built 1996
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make P & W.C. PT6 TURBO PROP
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Flight control systems (ailerons, rudder, rotors, flaps, main, tail),Declared emergency/priority

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