2020-07-27: At 0316Z, while on the climb out from Runway 34, a North Fork Oilfield Services Piper PA-28-140 (C-GEGB) from Penticton, BC (CYYF) to Penticton, BC (CYYF) reported pitot tube blockage and advised returning to land. C-GEGB landed safely at 0321Z. No impact to operations.


CADORS Number 2020P1140
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2020-07-27 - 0316 Z
Day or Night? day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYYF
Aerodrome Name PENTICTON BC (CYYF)
Geographic Location British Columbia, Canada, North America, Pacific Region, PENTICTON BC (CYYF)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 266008-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GEGB | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type
Owner North Fork Oilfield Services Ltd.
Operator Private
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
Model PA-28-140
Year Built 1965
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model O-320-E2A
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule VFR
CARS Subpart Recreational Aviation
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events 'Flight instrument failure'

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