Incident at Whitehorse, YT


1997-09-03: CDN 537 was taxiing to the gate at Whitehorse when the crew noticed smoke coming from the left main gear. The a/c was evacuated and the cause of the smoke turned out to be a hydraulic leak onto the heated brakes following landing. The a/c has been repaired and put back in service.


CADORS Number 1997C0599
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-08-30 - 22:38
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Yukon, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Whitehorse, YT
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 BOEING
Model 737 275
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number CDN 537
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Taxi
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Hydraulic problem

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