North Star AT72 near Thompson on Jun 12th 2021, engine shut down in flight

Last Update: June 16, 2021 / 19:21:44 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jun 12, 2021

Classification
Incident

Flight number
BF-503

Aircraft Registration
C-FNIJ

Aircraft Type
ATR ATR-72-200

ICAO Type Designator
AT72

A North Star Air Avions de Transport Regional ATR-72-212A, registration C-FNIJ performing flight BF-503 from Thompson,MB to Rankin Inlet,NU (Canada) with 2 crew, was enroute at FL190 about 110nm northnortheast of Thompson when the crew received a low oil pressure indication for the left hand engine (PW127), completed the relevant checklist, shut the engine down and declared PAN PAN. The crew returned the aircraft to Thompson for a safe landing about 70 minutes after departure.

The Canadian TSB reported the oil pressure switch for the left hand engine was found faulty and was replaced.
Aircraft Registration Data
Registration mark
C-FNIJ
Country of Registration
Canada
Date of Registration
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TCDS Ident. No.
Manufacturer
ATR-GIE
Aircraft Model / Type
ATR 72-212A
ICAO Aircraft Type
AT72
Serial Number
Aircraft Address / Mode S Code (HEX)
Maximum Take off Mass (MTOM) [kg]
Engine Count
Engine Type
Main Owner
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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jun 12, 2021

Classification
Incident

Flight number
BF-503

Aircraft Registration
C-FNIJ

Aircraft Type
ATR ATR-72-200

ICAO Type Designator
AT72

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