Incident at Whitehorse, YT


1999-08-20: The aircraft had departed Whitehorse VFR to Faro. Shortly after reaching 10,000 feet the pilot reported that he had lost his engine and was in descent and had declared an emergency. Radio contact was lost however was established at 02:35Z on frequency 126.7 where the pilot advised he had gotten the engine restarted and was returning to Whitehorse where an uneventful landing was accomplished. OPI - System Safety


CADORS Number 1999C0700
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-08-19 - 02:10
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Yukon, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Whitehorse, YT
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner Private
Operator Private
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
Model 172K
Year Built 1969
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

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