Incident ATR 72-500 (F) C-FNSN, Thursday 24 August 2023
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Date:Thursday 24 August 2023
Type:Silhouette image of generic AT76 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
ATR 72-500 (F)
Owner/operator:North Star Air
Registration: C-FNSN
MSN: 912
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:60 NM North of Thompson, MB -   Canada
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Thompson Airport, MB (YTH/CYTH)
Destination airport:Arctic Bay Airport, NU (YAB/CYAB)
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
An ATR 72 aircraft operated by North Star Air, was conducting flight BF502 from Thompson (CYTH), MB to Arctic Bay (CYAB), NU. When the aircraft was 60 NM North of CYTH, the flight crew observed oil pressure anomalies on the number 2 engine (Pratt & Whitney Canada PW127M). The flight crew conducted the QRH procedure, performed a precautionary engine shutdown, and the aircraft then landed in CYTH without further event.
The operator's maintenance was unsuccessful in determining the cause of the oil pressure anomalies.



Revision history:

18-Sep-2023 12:42 harro Added
18-Sep-2023 12:42 harro Updated

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