Incident at Winnipeg, Manitoba


1997-03-21: The crew of ACA001, a DC9 Trainer reported that they were experiencing hydraulic problems. (The landing gear doors would not retract after the gear down selection was made). The aircraft was landed safely on runway 31 at 2318Z. Smoke and sparks was observed by Tower personnel at touch down and roll out, which was caused by the gear doors striking the runway. The aircraft was towed to the ramp. Two Air Canada flights were delayed 5 to 10 minutes while the runway was checked for fod.


CADORS Number 1995C0054
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1995-03-02 - 23:05
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Winnipeg, Manitoba
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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
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator AIR CANADA (5262)
Make  Silhouette image of DOUGLAS
Model DC9 32
Year Built
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Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ACA001
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Hydraulic problem

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