Incident de Havilland Canada DHC-8-314Q C-GCBK, Friday 10 May 2024
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Date:Friday 10 May 2024
Time:13:15 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH8C model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
de Havilland Canada DHC-8-314Q
Owner/operator:Perimeter Aviation
Registration: C-GCBK
MSN: 286
Year of manufacture:1991
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:20 nm NE of Winnipeg International Airport, MB (YWG) -   Canada
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:Winnipeg-James Armstrong Richardson International Airport, MB (YWG/CYWG)
Destination airport:Island Lake/Garden Hill Airport, MB (YIV/CYIV)
Investigating agency: TSB
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
The DHC-8-314 aircraft operated by Perimeter Aviation, departed Winnipeg/James Armstrong Richardson International Airport (CYWG), MB, on an IFR flight to Island Lake Airport (CYIV), MB. During the climb after takeoff, the no.2 engine oil pressure gauge was fluctuating and then went to zero. The red oil pressure annunciator light did not illuminate. The flight crew followed the quick reference handbook, shut down the no.2 engine and declared an emergency. The aircraft returned to CYWG and landed without further incident.
The operators' maintenance department discovered a faulty connector on the no.2 oil pressure gauge.


TSB A24C0044

Revision history:

05-Jun-2024 17:59 ASN Added
05-Jun-2024 17:59 ASN Updated [Location]

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