Incident at Calgary, Alberta


1996-12-19: The pilot of ACA766 reported gear problems on departure. The aircraft returned to Calgary and landed safely at 0215Z. There were 28 SOB. CFR not required. UPDATE: Following take-off from Calgary, the A320's right main landing gear would not retract. The flight returned to Calgary and landed without further incident. Maintenance found the right main gear lock collar still installed. The lock collar was removed and the aircraft was returned to service. The gear locks, normally kept on the flight deck, were all located in their storage. The lock collar had come from the maintenance office, and had no streamer when removed after the flight's return.


CADORS Number 1996C0562
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 1996-12-13 - 02:15
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Calgary, Alberta
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 FKPO | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of AIRBUS
Model  Silhouette image of A320 211
A320 211
Year Built 1991
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ACA766
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Landing gear

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