Incident at GANDER INTL NL (CYQX) (Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)


1997-03-20: The Jetstar was departing Gander for St. Petersburg when two tires blew during the take off run. The aircraft stopped safely but was disabled on RWY 22. Defueling had to be carried out before the aircraft could be jacked and the tires replaced. RWY 22 was closed for an undetermined period of time. TSB closed.


CADORS Number 1995A0806
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1995-08-04 - 15:29
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID CYQX
Aerodrome Name GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Gander International Airport
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Aerodrome
Events Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Make  Silhouette image of LOCKHEED
Model L-1329 JETSTAR
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number VRCNM
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Blown tire/wheel failure

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