Incident at Saint John NB


1997-01-08: Swordfish20, a training flight out of Greenwood NS blew a tire on what was to be a touch and go on runway 23 at Saint John NB, but the crew elected to carry out a full stop landing. It was thought that no damage occurred and no injuries were reported. At 1220Z on Jan 8th FSS called and advised that there was some damage to the undercarriage of the aircraft. Aircraft had already departed at 0207Z. Report of damage apparently came from the firehall on the 8th of Jan.


CADORS Number 1997A0006
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-01-07 - 19:16
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location New Brunswick, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Saint John NB
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 DND State
Make  Silhouette image of LOCKHEED
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number Swordfish 20
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Blown tire/wheel failure

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