Incident at GODS RIVER MB (CZGI)
2003-08-20: At approximately 1600Z when on a fire patrol, the pilot of C-FMAU, a DHC-3 Otter, relayed through another aircraft that he had experienced an engine failure and had landed safely at Pine Rapids. There was no reported damage to the aircraft.
2003-08-22: UPDATE The float-equipped DeHavilland DHC-3, registration C-FMAU was on forest fire patrol. While in flight, the engine (P & W R-1340) lost power and the aircraft force-landed safely at Pine Rapids, Manitoba. The pilot made a distress call which was picked up by a passing aircraft and relayed to air traffic control. The operator advised that the engine sustained a failure of the #2 cylinder.
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Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)
|Canadian Registration||| Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald|
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