Incident at ST. ANTHONY AIRPORT

Summary

2001-05-01: TSB Update A01A0041: The P68C was on approach to runway 29 at St. Anthony, Newfoundland, when the left engine (Lycoming IO 360) suddenly failed. The pilot landed the aircraft without further incident. After landing, a large amount of oil was observed on the ground under the left engine. Initial reports are that the top came off the crankcase, possibly due to the failure of a connecting rod. The engine had been in operation for about 900 hours since installation after overhaul in February, 2000.
2001-04-30: C-GJSH P68 on approach to runway 29 in St.Anthony advised operating on 1 engine and landed normally without assistance. After landing, a large amount of oil was observed around the outside of the aircraft and on the ground beneath the left engine. TSB Evaluating

Details


CADORS Number 2001A0239
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2001-04-27 - 19:39
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYAY
Aerodrome Name ST. ANTHONY AIRPORT
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, St. Anthony
TSB Occurrence Number A01A0041
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 14967
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant]
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GJSH | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner LABRADOR TRAVEL AIR LIMITED
Operator Commercial
Make PARTENAVIA
Model P68C
Year Built 1987
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model IO-360-A1B6
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine shut down

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