Incident at FREDERICTON INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

Summary

2015-10-21: UPDATE Aviation Incident Report from Fredericton airport: Notified by ATC that a Diamond Eclipse (C-GHTO) on a local flight from Fredericton, NB (CYFC) was returning with an unknown issue at 1608Z. Red 8 and Red 9 responded to taxiway Alpha to stand by. At 1610Z the Diamond Eclipse landed without incident. Red 8 and Red 9 proceeded to follow that plane back to MFC where there was no further incident. Red 8 & 9 returned to the firehall.
2015-10-21: A Canlink Aviation Diamond DA 20-C1 (C-GHTO) on a local flight from Fredericton, NB (CYFC) departed runway 27 and advised they had to return to land due to a rough running engine. The aircraft landed safely on runway 27 with ARFF standing by. No operational impact.
2015-10-21: Update Maintenance & Manufacturing: Pilot reported intermittent rough engine. Maintenance did compressions found number 1 cylinder to be low. Intake valve face lapped and compressions checked after runs to be over 60. All spark plugs were replaced as a precaution. Left magneto was replaced as a precaution. Magneto timing was checked with no faults found. Fuel was checked for contamination with none found. Oil filter was checked for contamination with none found. Engine runs and a test flight were carried out with no further issues.

Details


CADORS Number 2013A1129
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2013-11-22 - 16:10
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYFC
Aerodrome Name FREDERICTON INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
Geographic Location New Brunswick, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, FREDERICTON INTL NB (CYFC)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 168812-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 GHTO | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner CANLink Aviation Inc.
Operator CANLINK AVIATION INC. (763) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DIAMOND
DIAMOND
Model DA 20-C1
Year Built 2007
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 VFR
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine - malfunction

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