Incident at Thunder Bay, Ontario


1996-12-10: Bearskin BLS312 departed Thunder Bay enroute Fort Francis when the crew advised Thunder ATC that they were returning due to gear indication problems. The SW4 landed without further incident at 1611Z. Maintenance are in the process of determining the malfunction. UPDATE: Company maintenance personnel found the nose wheel oleo leaking. The seal was replaced, the oleo was serviced and the aircraft was returned to service.


CADORS Number 1996C0442
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1996-10-21 - 16:04
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, Thunder Bay, Ontario
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FYAG | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of FAIRCHILD
Model SA227AC
Year Built 1987
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number BLS312
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Landing gear

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