Accident at Moose Jaw Municipal, Saskatchewan

Summary

1996-12-16: While in the round out phase of a normal landing at Moose Jaw, the pilot realized that the landing gear had not been selected down. A go around was initiated, at which point the pilot elected to return to Regina where a normal landing was accomplished. The aircraft was inspected after the engines were shut down and it was determined that both propellers were damaged and would have to be replaced. The engine nose sections will be removed for inspection. There was besides the pilot, two passengers on board, none of whom were injured. The reported weather at the time of the incident was 8-1200 overcast with three miles visibility. UPDATE: Maintenance found that the propeller tips had been bent by contact with the runway. The propellers and engine gear boxes were removed and sent for inspection. No other damage to the aricraft was reported.

Details


CADORS Number 1996C0553
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By Other
Occurred At 1996-12-09 - 13:55
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Moose Jaw Municipal, Saskatchewan
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TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By Other
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant]
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GNKP | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Accident
Owner PROVINCE OF SASKATCHEWAN
Operator State
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
PIPER
Model PA31T
Year Built 1975
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 Landing
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Landing gear

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