Incident at INUVIK / MIKE ZUBKO NT (CYEV)

Summary

2003-04-07: AKK 101, a Beech King Air, was inbound to Inuvik from Tuktoyaktuk when the crew reported a problem with one engine and consequently shut it down. No assistance was required and aircraft landed safely at 0406Z. No impact on operations. The cause of the engine problem is not known.
2003-04-11: UPDATE TSB reported that the Kenn Borek Ltd. King Air 100 (registered as C-GKBQ), operating as AKK 101, was en route from Tuktoyaktuk to Inuvik, NT. During the descent from 5,500 feet asl the left-hand engine (Pratt & Whitney PT6A-28) was unresponsive to power lever reductions. The crew referred to the Emergency Checklist, Aircraft Flight Manual, and was in contact with the company maintenance department. It was decided to shut down the engine as a precautionary measure, and a single engine approach and landing was executed at Inuvik. Maintenance personnel discovered that the engine controls were caught up in the tie wraps around the oil breather tubes. The problem was rectified.

Details


CADORS Number 2003C0433
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-04-05 - 03:57
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYEV
Aerodrome Name INUVIK / MIKE ZUBKO NT (CYEV)
Geographic Location Northwest Territories, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Inuvik
TSB Occurrence Number A03W0073
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 28537
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant]
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GKBQ | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner Kenn Borek Air Ltd
Operator AKLAK (2273) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BEECH
BEECH
Model  Silhouette image of 100
100
Year Built 1970
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make PRATT & WHITNEY
Engine Model  Silhouette image of PT6A-28
PT6A-28
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number AKK101
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine - malfunction,Engine shut down

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