Incident at WINNIPEG / JAMES ARMSTRONG RICHARDSON INTL MB (CYWG)

Summary

2003-02-27: UPDATE TGO 860 a Transport Canada Cessna 550, C-FMFM, was on a flight from Vancouver to Winnipeg. Just prior to the descent and during the descent for Winnipeg, the crew experienced a vibration in the starboard engine (Pratt & Whitney JT15D-4). The captain requested priority handling but did not declare an emergency. The affected engine was brought back to idle and the aircraft landed without further incident. The crew of two were not injured, and the aircraft did not incur damage. Maintenance inspected the engine and found that a starter generator bearing had failed. The starter generator was replaced and after inspection, the aircraft was ground run and test flown without further problems. A Service Difficulty Report has been submitted to Transport Canada.
2003-02-20: TG0 860, a Cessna Citation, was enroute from Vancouver to Winnipeg and when approximately 40 NM west of Winnipeg the crew advised of a vibration in the starboard engine. They requested priority handling but did not declare an emergency. The aircraft landed safely at 2026Z. No other aircraft were inconvenienced.
2005-08-16: UPDATE Maintenance and Manufacturing reported that the rear bearing in the engine starter/generator failed (500 hours TSO). The operator is investigating the unit's O/H records/history regarding the bearing.

Details


CADORS Number 2003C0230
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-02-19 - 20:15
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYWG
Aerodrome Name WINNIPEG / JAMES ARMSTRONG RICHARDSON INTL MB (CYWG)
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, 40 NM W of Winnipeg
TSB Occurrence Number A03C0054
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 27707
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FMFM | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner GOVERNMENT OF CANADA, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORT
Operator GOVERNMENT OF CANADA, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORT (2134) State
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
CESSNA
Model 550
Year Built 1992
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make PRATT & WHITNEY
Engine Model JT15D-4
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number TGO 860
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Descent
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Declared emergency/priority,Engine - malfunction

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