Incident at YELLOWKNIFE NT (CYZF)

Summary

2003-08-11: After departure from Yellowknife on a CASARA exercise, the pilot of C-GQGC, a Piper Cherokee, reported that he smelled smoke and returned to the airfield. He landed on Runway 33 with ERS standing by. He reported that the smell dissipated prior to landing.

Details


CADORS Number 2003C1118
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-08-09 - 18:50
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYZF
Aerodrome Name YELLOWKNIFE NT (CYZF)
Geographic Location Northwest Territories, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Yellowknife
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 31455
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,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 PA28 161
Year Built 1977
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model O-320-D3G
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,Smoke/fumes - aircraft,Diversion

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