Incident at CARCROSS YT (CFA4)


2019-09-10: A privately registered Vans RV-4 on a local flight plan from Whitehorse/Erik Nielsen Intl, YT (CYXY) to Whitehorse/Erik Nielsen Intl, YT (CYXY) experienced a sudden loss of oil pressure. The aircraft diverted to Carcross, YT (CFA4) and landed safely at approximately 0140Z. The pilot in command (PIC) requested the flight plan to be closed.


CADORS Number 2019C3967
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2019-09-09 - 0140 Z
Day or Night? day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CFA4
Aerodrome Name CARCROSS YT (CFA4)
Geographic Location Yukon, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, CARCROSS YT (CFA4)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 255497-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type
Owner Private
Operator Private
Make VAN'S
Model RV-4
Year Built 1995
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model O-320-D1A
Gear Type Land
Private Yes
Amateur Built Yes
Flight Number
Flight Rule VFR
CARS Subpart Recreational Aviation
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events 'Engine oil problem','Diversion'

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