Incident at Saskatoon, Saskatchewan


1996-06-27: The pilot of Westwind WEW1051, a Cessna 401, cancelled IFR 3 mile final for Prince Albert on Runway 26. The pilot was unable to get the three green gear indications. He did a go around and fly by for inspection. The pilot of C-GKKL on the ground reported the gear appeared to be down but not locked. The pilot of WEW1051 decided to proceed to Saskatoon. There were 2 SOB and 60 Gallons of fuel. The aircraft orbited NE to burn the fuel off. WEW1051 landed on runway 09 at 1531Z. The aircraft was shutdown, gear pinned and taxied off runway at 1550Z. CFR was notified and stood by.


CADORS Number 1996C0219
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-06-27 - 14:13
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
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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
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
Model 401
Year Built
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Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number WEW1051
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CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Landing gear

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