Incident at CALGARY INTL AB (CYYC)

Summary

2003-03-31: C-GXZI, a Grumman American Tiger, departed from Runway 25 at Calgary and shortly after departure the pilot advised of smoke in the cockpit. The aircraft returned and landed on Runway 07 at 1553. AFF was called and responded. The runway was closed until 1603Z. No operational impact. The cause of the smoke is unknown.

Details


CADORS Number 2003C0402
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-03-30 - 15:50
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYYC
Aerodrome Name CALGARY INTL AB (CYYC)
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Calgary
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 28415
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,Fire/smoke (non-impact)
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 AMERICAN AVN
Model AA 5B
Year Built 1978
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model O-360-A4K
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Declared emergency/priority,Smoke/fumes - aircraft,Diversion

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