Incident at GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
2005-04-27: Maintenance & Manufacturing Update CADOR 2005A0264: Following reported smoke in the cockpit, aircraft landed safely & was inspected by maintenance. Maintenance confirmed that oil seeped from a leaking front crankshaft seal onto the muffler resulting in one puff of smoke in the cockpit. The seal was replaced and a thorough inspection of the aircraft did not reveal any other contributing factor that would have caused the reported smoke. The aircraft has since been returned to service.
2005-04-25: C-GTDI C172 in the Moncton area, contacted the tower using ""PAN PAN PAN"". The pilot advised of smoke/burning smell in the cockpit but did not declare emergency. Aircraft landed safely at 1221Z. Nil TSB TSB Update: A/C crew were doing steep turns when some oil that leaked from the crank seal got onto the exhaust. When A/C levelled smell disappeared and crew flew back to YQM. Maintenance will replace seal. Engine has approx. 1600 hours.
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