Incident at St. John's Nfld


1997-09-24: ATL482 BA146 landing St. John's, when flaps were selected on approach to runway 34 the flap fault light illuminated. The crew carried out an overshoot and came around for a flapless landing on runway 34. The aircraft landed without incident at 1242z NDT. Maintenance inspected the flap system and could find no faults. The ball nuts were lubricated and then the flaps were reset as per maintenance manual. System checked serviceable. Other interested parties - MAH-YYT.


CADORS Number 1997A0461
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-09-17 - 16:07
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, St. John's Nfld
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 Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BRITISH AEROSPACE
Model BAE 146 200
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ATL482
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Flight control systems (ailerons, rudder, rotors, flaps, main, tail)

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