Incident at Sydney


1997-06-17: Allouette 19 CF18 on a VFR flight from Greenwood to Sydney on final for runway 07 at Sydney reported an unsafe gear indication. Aircraft requested ERS to be on stand-by and to have the arrester cable up. Sydney FSS was unable to contact personnel in charge of the arrester gear. Allouette 19 then reported gear indication down and locked. The flight made two low passes over the airport and a visual check indicated the gear was down. Alouette 19 landed safely at 2358z.


CADORS Number 1997A0294
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-06-14 - 23:50
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Sydney
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 State
Make  Silhouette image of MCDONNELL DOUGLAS
Model CF-18 HORNET
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ALLOUETTE19
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Landing gear

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