Incident at Thunder Bay, Ontario


1996-12-10: MES3084 was on final when the pilot reported a faulty nose gear problem. The flight did a low approach and joined the circuit for a second attempt to land. The aircraft landed without incident at 1702Z with ERS standing by. Ops. Impact -- unknown.


CADORS Number 1996O0569
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1996-12-09 - 17:00
Day or Night?
Fatalities 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
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator MESABA AVIATION, INC. (5297) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of SWEARINGEN
Model SW3
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number MES3084
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Landing gear

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