Incident at Whitehorse, YT

Summary

1999-09-29: Four minutes after departing Runway 31L at Whitehorse (YXY), the pilot of C-GHSY, a homebuilt Glasair, reported returning to YXY due to fuel spilling. Apparently the fuel cap came off. CFR on stand by as the aircraft landed safely at 1900Z. OPI - System Safety

Details


CADORS Number 1999C0833
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-09-28 - 18:57
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
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 Fuel related
Events



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 GLASAIR
Model TD SH-2
Year Built 1993
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built Yes
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Fuel management

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