Incident at Saskatoon, Saskatchewan


1997-06-06: Cold weather operation. The crew of Air BC961 departed Saskatoon IFR enroute Winnipeg. Shortly after departure they advised ATC that they were returning to Saskatoon due to frozen nose gear doors. The aircraft landed safely without further incident. There were no injuries or damage to the aircraft.


CADORS Number 1996C0024
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-01-17 - 13:31
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 ABL961
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Landing gear

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