Incident at Vancouver, British Columbia


1996-06-13: Shortly after take-off, the pilot of the Navajo noticed that it was difficult to raise the gear handle. She elected to lower the gear handle again and return for landing immediately. ERS was on standby for the uneventful landing. Maintenance was unable to duplicate the fault on the ground. The problem occurred again on the next flight.


CADORS Number 1996P0243
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-06-13 - 22:20
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location British Columbia, Canada, North America, Pacific Region, Vancouver, British Columbia
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Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
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Canadian Registration GVSG | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
Model  Silhouette image of PA31
Year Built
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Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
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Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Landing gear

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