Incident at North Battleford, SK


1997-07-21: Snowbirds 10 and 11 departed North Battleford for Calgary when the pilot of Snowbird 11 advised Regina FSS that he was returning to North Battleford because of a hydraulic problem. The pilot declared an emergency and ERS was requested to be on standby. North Battleford airport staff reported that the a/c landed gear-up on Runway 30 at 1603Z. There was some smoke emanating from the fuselage, and the airport staff applied some foam around the a/c. The pilot was not injured and the runway was NOTAMed closed for about 24 hours.


CADORS Number 1997C0466
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-07-19 - 16:03
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, North Battleford, SK
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 CANADAIR
Model CT-114 TUTOR
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo jet
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number Snowbird 11
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Hydraulic problem,Landing gear

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