Incident at Gander, Nfld.

Summary

1998-02-18: On descent into Gander on an IFR flight plan communications were lost between the aircraft and Gander Area Control Centre. One aircraft was taxied clear of the active runway in anticipation of the arrival of the SW4 flight. Communications were re-established with the SW4 on short final and the flight landed without further incident. The departure was delayed approximately 10 minutes. TSB evaluating.

Details


CADORS Number 1996A0522
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-05-15 - 14:05
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Gander, Nfld.
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
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner
Operator
Make  Silhouette image of FAIRCHILD
FAIRCHILD
Model METRO SW4
Year Built
Engine Type
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 Aircraft navigation/communication equipment

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