Incident at Deer Lake


1996-01-16: Aircraft missed approach due to indication that nose gear was not down and locked. Aircraft entered a hold, pilot declared an emergency then completed an approach and uneventful landing at 2300Z. Cleared runway with no problems. TSB Info - Maintenance determined that nose gear microswitch had frozen. Switch was thawed and aircraft returned to service. TSB case closed.Air1: Air2: Air3: Occurrence: Landing GearClass: Category:


CADORS Number 1994A0043
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1994-02-08 - 23:04
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Deer Lake
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GTMW | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of SWEARINGEN
Model SA226AT
Year Built 1970
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number SPR602
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Declared emergency/priority,Landing gear

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