Incident at NORTH BATTLEFORD (CAMERON McINTOSH) SK (CYQW)

Summary

2003-11-03: UPDATE Maintenance and Manufacturing reported that a licenced AME inspected the aircraft and discovered that a fuel quantity indicator had shorted out internally, which produced the smoke smell. The unserviceable indicator was removed and replaced with a serviceable unit and aircraft was returned to service.
2003-07-24: The pilot of C-GYAI, a Piper Comanche, reported 18 minutes from the North Battleford airport that he was experiencing electrical problems and was turning his master switch off. The pilot advised he did not require assistance and reported 12 NE of the field advising he detected smoke and would be landing NORDO. The aircraft landed safely at 1958Z. There was no impact on traffic.

Details


CADORS Number 2003C1016
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-07-23 - 19:38
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYQW
Aerodrome Name NORTH BATTLEFORD (CAMERON McINTOSH) SK (CYQW)
Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, North Battleford
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 30951
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Fire/smoke (non-impact)
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  Silhouette image of PIPER
PIPER
Model PA24
Year Built 1958
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model O-360-A1A
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 Smoke/fumes - aircraft,Electrical problem

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