Incident at LA RONGE (BARBER FIELD) SK (CYVC)

Summary

2003-08-14: TW 300, a Beech King Air 100, departed La Ronge for Cumberland House and when the flight was 54 NM east of La Ronge, the crew advised they were returning due to an engine shutdown. The flight landed safely at 1339Z. TSB reported that the oil dipstick for the left engine had not been secured prior to flight, resulting in a fluctuating oil pressure indication in the cockpit.

Details


CADORS Number 2003C1145
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-08-14 - 13:10
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYVC
Aerodrome Name LA RONGE (BARBER FIELD) SK (CYVC)
Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, La Ronge
TSB Occurrence Number A03C0214
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 31587
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 GAPK | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner TRANSWEST AIR LIMITED PARTNERSHIP, BY ITS GENERAL PARTNERS, 101008427 SASKA (TCHEWAN LTD.
Operator TRANSWEST AIR (12508) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BEECH
BEECH
Model  Silhouette image of A100
A100
Year Built 1974
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make PRATT & WHITNEY
Engine Model  Silhouette image of PT6A-28
PT6A-28
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number TW 300
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Diversion,Engine shut down,Engine oil problem

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