Incident at FORT MCMURRAY AB (CYMM)

Summary

2005-02-14: The pilot of the Cessna 172, C-GEXP, reported engine trouble while doing circuits at Fort McMurray. No assistance was required.
2005-03-15: UPDATE Maintenance and Manufacturing reported that the engine began to run rough while doing circuits. The pilot noticed the fuel selector was on the R.H. tank he switched to 'Both' and the engine ran normally. Maintenance ran the aircraft and could not duplicate the rough running engine. An inspection was carried out on the fuel system with no fault found. The aircraft has been returned to service.

Details


CADORS Number 2005C0333
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-02-11 - 22:45
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYMM
Aerodrome Name FORT MCMURRAY AB (CYMM)
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Fort McMurray
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 53546-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 GEXP | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner W M K HOLDINGS LTD (MCMURRAY AVIATION)
Operator MCMURRAY AVIATION (4719) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
CESSNA
Model  Silhouette image of 172M
172M
Year Built 1976
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model  Silhouette image of O-320-E2D
O-320-E2D
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 Engine - malfunction

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