Incident at RED DEER REGIONAL AB (CYQF)

Summary

2003-05-28: The Air Spray (1967) Ltd. Douglas A-26B, C-GPTW, had departed the Red Deer Regional airport (CYQF) and just levelled off, when the right engine (Pratt and Whitney R2800-79) began to run rough. The pilot performed a precautionary shutdown and returned to Red Deer. Maintenance determined that the exhaust valve on the #13 cylinder had failed.

Details


CADORS Number 2003C0652
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 2003-05-24 - 17:55
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYQF
Aerodrome Name RED DEER REGIONAL AB (CYQF)
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, 25 NM W of Red Deer
TSB Occurrence Number A03W0097
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GPTW | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner AIR SPRAY (1967) LTD
Operator AIR SPRAY (1967) LTD. (351) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DOUGLAS
DOUGLAS
Model A26B
Year Built 1943
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make PRATT & WHITNEY
Engine Model R-2800-79
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,Engine shut down,Diversion

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