Piston

15th October to 13th November 2018

LYCOMING TIO540 J2BD–ATA 8520 RECIPROCATING ENGINE POWER SECTION–EXHAUST VALVE–WORN. DR 611852684 Exhaust valve guide wear–carbon deposits...

15 September – 15 October 2018

PISTON LYCOMING TIO540 A1A–ATA 7314 ENGINE FUEL PUMP–Fuel pump–Internally leaking. DR 611852587 Aircraft returned to base after...

9 August – 14 September 2018

PISTON LYCOMING O540 F1B5–ATA 8520 RECIPROCATING ENGINE POWER SECTION–CYLINDER–LOW COMPRESSION. DR 611852357 Number 3 cylinder found to...

17 July – 8 August 2018

LYCOMING O540–ATA 8520 RECIPROCATING ENGINE POWER SECTION–CRANKCASE–CRACKED. DR 611852252 (image above) Oil leak detected...

9 June – 16 July 2018

PISTON LYCOMING IO540 E1B5–ATA 8520 RECIPROCATING ENGINE POWER SECTION–CRANKCASE–CRACKED. DR 611852060 Visual inspection revealed cracked crankcase. Repaired. LYCOMING...

17 May 2018 – 8 June 2018

CONTINENTAL GTSIO520 K–ATA 8530 RECIPROCATING ENGINE CYLINDER SECTION–Rocker Thrust Retainer–BROKEN. DR 611851956 Oil pressure reduced to...

13 April – 16 May 2018

LYCOMING IO540 K1A5–ATA 7314 ENGINE FUEL PUMP–Fuel pump–LOW PRESSURE. DR 611851822 During ground run, it was...

11 March 2018 – 12 April 2018

CONTINENTAL GTSIO520–ATA 8520 RECIPROCATING ENGINE POWER SECTION–NUT–CRACKED. DR 611851710 Inspection against SB17-01A on RH engine found...

10 February – 10 March 2018

CONTINENTAL O200 A–ATA 7810 ENGINE COLLECTOR/TAILPIPE/NOZZLE–Exhaust Muffler End Cap–BLEW OUT. DR 611851532 On climb, pilot noticed...

5 December 2017—9 February 2018

LYCOMING O540 F1B5–ATA 8530 RECIPROCATING ENGINE CYLINDER SECTION–EXHAUST VALVE–WORN. DR 611751175 In removed cylinder, exhaust valve...