Incident at Kelsey, MB


1999-09-20: CAV 7190, a DHC-6 Twin Otter with 2 crew, departed Kelsey for Thompson and a short time later the crew advised they had shut down the left engine. They returned to Kelsey and landed safely. The nature of the engine problem is not known. TSB has been advised and more information may be available. OPI - System Safety UPDATE TSB reported that the problem was related to a faulty beta microswitch.


CADORS Number 1999C0787
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-09-15 - 18:25
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Kelsey, MB
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FQBV | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC 6 100
Year Built 1968
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make P & W.C. PT6 TURBO PROP
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number CAV 7190
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Electrical problem,Engine shut down

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