Incident at Thunder Bay, Ontario


1996-06-24: After take off from Thunder Bay the crew of BLS303, a Beech 99, noticed that the lights in the landing gear handle were illuminated indicating a gear-in-transit condition. The landing gear was selected down, the lights in the gear handle extinguished and the aircraft landed safely. Maintenance found a broken wire on a relay. The wire was repaired and the aircraft returned to service.


CADORS Number 1996C0218
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-06-24 - 01:20
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, Thunder Bay, Ontario
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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 GHVI | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator BEARSKIN LAKE AIR SERVICE LTD. (1322) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BEECH
Model 99
Year Built
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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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