Incident at 100 NW of Edmonton, AB

Summary

1997-06-23: The pilot of RRR 9398, a tanker a/c of the RAF, after refuelling 4 Panavia Tornado a/c, advised that he was unable to retract a fuelling boom that trails from the a/c. The a/c returned to Edmonton and landed safely on Runway 20 after the pilot informed ATC that the problem had been corrected.

Details


CADORS Number 1997C0388
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-06-20 - 20:55
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, 100 NW of Edmonton, AB
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner ROYAL AIR FORCE
Operator State
Make VICKERS
Model VICKERS
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number RRR 9398
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Other operational incident

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