Incident at GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)

Summary

1997-03-20: While enroute from St. John's VFR to Gander, the pilot advised that he suspected the gear was not down and locked and requested a fly by the control tower. Tower advised that the gear appeared down and that the gear doors were open. Pilot stated that was an indication that the gear was not locked but that he required no assistance. The tower alerted ERS. Aircraft landed safely. UPDATE - The pilot had locked down the gear manually. Maintenance determined that the gear was down and locked. The problem was a loose wire in the indicator light. TSB case closed.

Details


CADORS Number 1995A0606
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1995-06-10 - 00:14
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYQX
Aerodrome Name GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Gander, Nlfd.
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant]
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GLFY | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner GOVERNMENT OF NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR
Operator State
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
CESSNA
Model 337G
Year Built 1976
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Landing gear

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