Incident at BRANDON MUNI MB (CYBR)

Summary

2003-06-20: C-GXDR, a Grumman American Cheetah, was on a VFR flight from Winnipeg to City Centre Airport in Edmonton and 13 NM northeast of Brandon (YBR) when the pilot reported a rough engine to YBR FSS. AFF was activated and the a/c landed safely at YBR at 1342Z. No other flights were inconvenienced. The cause of the engine problem is not known.
2003-06-23: UPDATE Maintenance and Manufacturing reported that a magneto problem was the cause of the rough engine. Brandon Flying Club AMO investigation revealed the right magneto was u/s (slick) and an internal oil seal that had failed. The mag was replaced, the a/c ground run satisfactorily and released for flight. The pilot then continued the flight to Edmonton.

Details


CADORS Number 2003C0795
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-06-20 - 13:32
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYBR
Aerodrome Name BRANDON MUNI MB (CYBR)
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Brandon
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 30055
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other
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 1977
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 Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Declared emergency/priority,Diversion,Engine - malfunction

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