Incident at Gander Oceanic


2000-02-25: DELIS PA46 enroute from BGBW to Goose Bay FL160. At 1512Z approx. 17nm. east of Loach, the aircraft experienced a total engine failure. The pilot advised ATC he was preparing to ditch in the ocean. In descent through FL070, the engine restarted and the acft proceeded direct Goose Bay. Pilot attributed the failure to a block in the fuel line. Search and Rescue were notified and an aircraft was dispatched. DELIS landed safely at 1630Z TSB evaluating.


CADORS Number 2000A0100
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2000-02-22 - 15:12
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Gander Oceanic, Atlantic Region, Gander Oceanic
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Federal Republic of Germany
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator KANSAS CITY TURBINE Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
Model PA46 350P
Year Built
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 No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine failure,Declared emergency/priority

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