Incident at CALGARY / SPRINGBANK AB (CYBW)

Summary

2005-08-17: UPDATE Maintenance and Manufacturing reported that only one of the 2 crew on board reported the 'snag', quote 'a smell of burning wires when the boost pump was turned on, light on landing gear indicators went off, left boost pump indicator not working'. The aircraft was inspected and no source of smell was discovered. The LH boost pump indicator was replaced. The aircraft has flown with no recurrence of the smell and an SDR has been submitted
2005-05-09: C-GVOF, a Grumman GA-7 Cougar with 2 people on board, was taxiing for departure at Springbank when the pilot reported smoke in the cockpit. He advised Tower that he was shutting down the electrical equipment and returning to the hangar. No emergency assistance was required.

Details


CADORS Number 2005C0893
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-05-09 - 15:40
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYBW
Aerodrome Name CALGARY / SPRINGBANK AB (CYBW)
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Springbank
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 55808-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Fire/smoke (non-impact)
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GVOF | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner MOUNT ROYAL COLLEGE
Operator MOUNT ROYAL COLLEGE Commercial
Make GRUMMAN - FR
Model GA 7
Year Built 1979
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model O-320-D1D
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Taxi
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Smoke/fumes - aircraft,Electrical problem

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