Incident at GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

Summary

2002-01-24: UPDATE Jan 23/2002 From General Aviation. When the PIC noticed some engine roughness he selected the Carb Heat on. When the engine roughness continued he proceeded to land and snagged the aircraft. The Maintance Dept. inspected the aircraft and found no problems. The problem was assumed to be Carb. Icing. The aircraft was released.All procedures and manuals followed correctly. In this event, it appeared that the carb heat was not working properly which is why the pilot-in-command snagged the aircraft upon termination of the flight. No Further Follow up action required :
2001-11-23: Update Maintenance and Manufacturing Nov 21, 2001. Maintenance could not duplicate on the ground. Carb ice suspected & heat system inspected for proper operation. Aircraft has been operating since with no reported problems.
2001-11-19: CGYGC reported returning to Moncton Airport due to rough engine. No assistance required. Aircraft landed Rnwy 29 at 1756. Aircraft in question was doing local VFR work. Nil TSB

Details


CADORS Number 2001A0705
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2001-11-18 - 17:42
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYQM
Aerodrome Name GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
Geographic Location New Brunswick, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region,
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 18772
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant]
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GYGC | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner MONCTON FLIGHT COLLEGE INC.
Operator MONCTON FLIGHT COLLEGE INC. (763) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
CESSNA
Model  Silhouette image of 172N
172N
Year Built 1976
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model  Silhouette image of O-320-H2AD
O-320-H2AD
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 - malfunction

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