Incident at WINNIPEG / JAMES ARMSTRONG RICHARDSON INTL MB (CYWG)

Summary

1997-03-21: Shortly after departure Winnipeg for Calgary, the crew of ACA205 reported an unsafe right main gear indication. Aircraft requested CFR. ACA205 was held north of Airport for 20 mins. and gear was visually inspected before commencing approach Rwy 18. Aircraft landed on Rwy 18 for 15-20 mins. while company maintenance inspected landing gear. Aircraft is on jacks and maintenance still working on it. There were 62 passengers and 5 crew on board. Several aircraft experienced minor delays. Update: Company maintenance personnel found the right main landing gear uplatch switch backplate loose and replaced the backplate. The left main gear door uplatch roller springs were replaced and both gear door amber light switches were adjusted. The landing gear was swung with no faults found and the aircraft was returned to service.

Details


CADORS Number 1995C0207
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1995-06-15 - 13:33
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYWG
Aerodrome Name WINNIPEG / JAMES ARMSTRONG RICHARDSON INTL MB (CYWG)
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Winnipeg Int'l Airport, Man.
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 FTLJ | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner AIR CANADA
Operator AIR CANADA (5262) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DOUGLAS
DOUGLAS
Model DC9 32
Year Built 1967
Engine Type Turbo jet
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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