Incident at Halifax, N.S.


1996-01-25: The aircraft was on approach to Syney, N.S. when the weight-on-wheels caution light illuminated. The flight diverted to Halifax where maintenance was available and carried out a successful landing.Maintenance was unable to duplicate the snag and replaced the pressure sensing electronic unit as a precaution before releasing the aircraft to service. TSB case closed.Air1: GAANAir2: DeHavilland DH8Air3: Air Atlantic (ATL)Occurrence: Landing Gear Caution LightClass: FFCategory: 213


CADORS Number 1994A1123
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1994-11-22 - 14:02
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Halifax, N.S.
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TSB Class of Investigation
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Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GAAN | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner AIR ATLANTIC (1995) LTD.
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC 8 102
Year Built 1986
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
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Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Landing gear

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