Incident at Thompson, Manitoba


1997-06-06: The aircraft was on the return leg of a routine Medevac flight from Tadoule Lake, Manitoba. The crew advised air radio that they had an unsafe gear indication and would do a fly by so that ground observers could confirm whether in fact the gear appeared down. The aircraft was landed safely at 1718Z. ERS was on standby. Besides the crew there was a nurse on board.


CADORS Number 1996C0038
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-01-31 - 16:58
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Thompson, Manitoba
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Helicopter
 Silhouette image of Helicopter
Canadian Registration FMBL | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator NORTHWINDS NORTHERN INC. (2353) Commercial
Model MU 2B35
Year Built 1973
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
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Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Landing gear

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