Incident at Saskatoon, Saskatchewan


1997-04-01: The DH8 which is owned and operated by Air BC departed Winnipeg enroute Saskatoon. The crew advised ATC that the left main gear door would not close. The crew who were the only occupants elected to continue to Saskatoon at reduced speeds. A normal landing was accomplished without further incident. After refuelling, the aircraft continued to Calgary where maintenance are completing an inspection.


CADORS Number 1995C0445
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1995-12-12 - 20:09
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
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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 BC LIMITED (1663)
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC 8
Year Built
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Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ABL972
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Landing gear

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