Incident at Goose Bay, Labrador


1997-03-25: On arrival at Goose Bay the pilot could not get an indication of nose gear down and locked. A low pass near company personnel indicated that the gear appeared down. Aircraft landed safely with ERS on standby. It appears that a frozen micro switch may have been the problem. When the aircraft left Deer Lake it was raining; on arrival at Goose Bay the tempaerature was -25 celsius. TSB case closed.


CADORS Number 1996A0126
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-01-26 - 14:50
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Goose Bay, Labrador
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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
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Canadian Registration GLAP | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator LABRADOR AIRWAYS LIMITED (559) Commercial
Model SD3 30 300
Year Built 1979
Engine Type Turbo prop
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Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
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CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Landing gear

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