Incident at SAINT JOHN NB (CYSJ)

Summary

1998-02-18: The Teal was inbound from Grand Bay, NB special VFR. The pilot had trouble selecting the gear down but eventually thought it was in the down and locked position. Upon landing on RWY 23 the landing gear collapsed. The aircraft veered off the right side of the runway and stopped short of the lights. The pilot escaped injury and damage was confined to sheared rivets in the hull. The aircraft was parked outside since last fall and was just purchased by the pilot. This flight was a ferry flight to Saint John for a 100 hour inspection and a re-issue of the Certificate of Airworthiness. TSB closed. UPDATE: Aircraft ident changed to GPZF

Details


CADORS Number 1996A0418
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-04-18 - 14:00
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYSJ
Aerodrome Name SAINT JOHN NB (CYSJ)
Geographic Location New Brunswick, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Saint John, New Brunswick
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Runway excursion
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GPZF | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner
Operator Private
Make
Model
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Landing gear,Runway excursion

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