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Aviation Safety Reporting System
|Local Time Of Day||1801-2400|
|Make Model Name||Regional Jet 200 ER/LR (CRJ200)|
|Operating Under FAR Part||Part 121|
|Aircraft Component||Powerplant Lubrication System|
|Qualification||Flight Crew Air Transport Pilot (ATP)|
|Anomaly||Aircraft Equipment Problem Critical|
Left engine oil low pressure master warning went off in cruise. I followed the QRH; reduced thrust on the #1 engine; and the message extinguished. Oil pressure fluctuated around 35 psi at that point. I declared an emergency and landed at a nearby airport.
Original NASA ASRS Text
Title: A CRJ200 Captain reported a left engine low oil pressure indication at cruise. Following the QRH procedure the low oil message extinguished. With oil pressure fluctuating; the Captain declared an emergency and diverted.
Narrative: Left Engine Oil Low Pressure Master Warning went off in cruise. I followed the QRH; reduced thrust on the #1 engine; and the message extinguished. Oil pressure fluctuated around 35 psi at that point. I declared an emergency and landed at a nearby airport.
Data retrieved from NASA's ASRS site as of April 2012 and automatically converted to unabbreviated mixed upper/lowercase text. This report is for informational purposes with no guarantee of accuracy. See NASA's ASRS site for official report.