Incident at Moncton, N.B.


1997-02-05: The flight departed Moncton at 1050z and the gear would not retract. The aircraft returned to the airport for an approach but was advised by company dispatch to proceed to Halifax where the aircraft landed safely at 1130z. Maintenance found that the nose oleo pressure was low which enabled retraction of the nose gear. The pressure was adjusted, the aircraft was released and continued to Toronto.


CADORS Number 1997A0050
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-02-04 - 10:50
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location New Brunswick, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Moncton, N.B.
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 AIR CANADA (5262) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DOUGLAS
Model DC9 32
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ACA661
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Landing gear

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