Incident at PORTAGE LA PRAIRIE / SOUTHPORT MB (CYPG)

Summary

2003-05-22: MSTG 81, a Beech King Air, was on approach to Runway 13R at Southport when the crew declared an emergency due to smoke in the cockpit. ERS was on standby as the a/c landed safely and the crew shut down and evacuated. The a/c was subsequently towed to the hangar. The cause of the smoke is not known.
2003-05-29: UPDATE TSB reported that the Bombardier/Canadian Aviation Training Centre, Beech C90A, C-GMBX, was being flown by a crew of two on a local training flight from Southport. The aircraft was on approach to Runway 13R Southport when the crew declared an emergency due to smoke in the cockpit. ERS was on standby as the aircraft landed safely and the crew shut down and evacuated. The aircraft was inspected and it was reported that the smoke resulted from a failing air conditioner fan motor.

Details


CADORS Number 2003C0621
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-05-22 - 15:44
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYPG
Aerodrome Name PORTAGE LA PRAIRIE / SOUTHPORT MB (CYPG)
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Southport
TSB Occurrence Number A03C0122
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Other,Fire/smoke (non-impact)
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GMBX | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner BOMBARDIER INC. (CANADIAN AVIATION TRAINING CEN) TRE
Operator CANADIAN AVIATION TRAINING CENTRE/ (7028) Private
Make  Silhouette image of BEECH
BEECH
Model C90A
Year Built 1992
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make PRATT & WHITNEY
Engine Model PT6A-21
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number MSTG 81
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Declared emergency/priority,Electrical problem,Smoke/fumes - aircraft

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