Incident at GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

Summary

2005-10-04: C-GMFK, Diamond DV-20, reported ?Losing oil pressure?. No assistance required. Aircraft landed safely at 1525Z. Nil TSB.
2005-10-11: Maintenance & Manufacturing Update: Aircraft did not actually lose oil pressure. The lower & upper oil pressure limits for this aircraft are 10 & 100 PSI respectively. These are identified with radial red lines and the instrument has black arcs in the ranges of 10-30 PSI and 60-100 PSI along with a 'green' arc in the range of 30-60 PSI, the latter being the 'Normal operating range'. In this instance, the oil pressure gauge indicated the pressure to be in the black arc just below 30 PSI and the flight crew reported a 'low pressure indication'. The oil pressure transducer was replaced, a run-up was carried out and the aircraft was returned to service.

Details


CADORS Number 2005A0686
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-10-03 - 15:24
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYQM
Aerodrome Name GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
Geographic Location New Brunswick, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Moncton, New Brunswick
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 61415-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant]
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GMFK | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner THE MONCTON FLYING CLUB (MONCTON FLIGHT COLLEGE)
Operator MONCTON FLIGHT COLLEGE (763) Commercial
Make DIAMOND - CAN
Model DA 20 C1
Year Built 2003
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make TELEDYNE CONTINENTAL
Engine Model  Silhouette image of IO-240-B
IO-240-B
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine oil problem

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