Incident at THOMPSON MB (CYTH)


2003-06-20: UPDATE TSB reported that after picking up water from a lake near Ilford Manitoba, the crew of C-FTUV noticed a 30 hp drop in BMEP (Break Mean Effective Power) on the left engine (PW R2800). The crew jettisoned the load of water and diverted to the company maintenance base in Thompson. A subsequent inspection revealed a cracked # 5 cylinder. The cylinder was replaced and the aircraft was returned to service.
2003-06-19: At 0103Z, the crew of TKR 256, a CL-215, relayed via another aircraft that they were returning to Thompson from the vicinity of Ilford, MB with one engine shut down. No emergency was declared and no assistance was required. AFF were placed on standby (SOB and fuel relayed) and the flight landed without further incident at 0201Z. TSB will contact the operator.


CADORS Number 2003C0782
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-06-19 - 01:03
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID CYTH
Aerodrome Name THOMPSON MB (CYTH)
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Vicinity of Ilford
TSB Occurrence Number A03C0153
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 30022
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FTUV | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator State
Make  Silhouette image of CANADAIR
Model CL215 1A10
Year Built 1970
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Model WASP CA3
Gear Type Amphibian
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number TKR 256
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Diversion,Engine - malfunction,Engine shut down

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