Incident at SASKATOON / JOHN G. DIEFENBAKER INTL SK (CYXE)

Summary

2003-04-02: UPDATE Maintenance and Manufacturing reported that the owner reports that an AME inspected and ground ran the aircraft with no defects found. Both AME and owner suspect carb ice as the cause of rough running engine.
2003-03-24: UPDATE TSB reported that the privately registered Cessna 172-I, C-FXIG, was on a local flight in the vicinity of Saskatoon. The engine (Lycoming O-320) began to run rough and the pilot landed in a small private strip. It was reported that the pilot checked for water in the fuel and found none. The pilot re-started the engine which then ran smoothly and the pilot took-off for Saskatoon. Shortly after becoming airborne for the second time the engine began to run rough and engine power degraded substantially. The pilot then landed at a second private strip, Corman Air Park. The cause of the engine malfunction is not known.
2003-03-20: C-FXIG, a Cessna 172, was on a local flight near Saskatoon when the pilot advised that he was landing at Glezier's Field (private strip 7 miles southeast of Saskatoon) due to a rough running engine. The aircraft landed safely at 2358Z. There was no damage to the aircraft.

Details


CADORS Number 2003C0355
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-03-19 - 23:54
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYXE
Aerodrome Name SASKATOON / JOHN G. DIEFENBAKER INTL SK (CYXE)
Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Saskatoon
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 28219
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
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner Private
Operator Private
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
CESSNA
Model 172I
Year Built 1968
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model  Silhouette image of O-320-E2D
O-320-E2D
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,Diversion

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