Incident at GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)

Summary

1996-11-12: The aircraft was about to land on Rwy 22 when the tower was advised that there were problems with the right gear. The aircraft completed two circuits and the problem was sorted out. At 1941z the VC-10 landed on Rwy 22 uneventfully while ERS was in standby mode. At 1950z RRR2570 advised there was DAC on board, coordinated with ERSnad the aircraft was parked in the Holding Bay of Taxi "A". DM was later advised that the aircraft was carrying 3000 lbs. of explosives. TSB no involvement.

Details


CADORS Number 1996A0858
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1996-11-12 - 19:15
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYQX
Aerodrome Name GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Gander, NF.
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
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 Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner
Operator State
Make UNKNOWN/INCONNU
Model VC-10
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number RRR2570
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Landing gear

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