Incident at Rankin Inlet, NWT


1996-09-12: After take-off from Rankin Inlet, the crew of a Canadian Airlines Boeing 737 were unable to retract the nose landing gear. The aircraft returned to Rankin Inlet and landed safely. The fault was traced to a split in the high-pressure nose gear uplock line.


CADORS Number 1996C0380
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 1996-09-09 - 07:38
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Northwest Territories, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Rankin Inlet, NWT
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
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 Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 737
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Landing gear

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