Incident at Sydney


1999-01-29: ARN814 DH8 Landing Sydney conducted a missed approach due to an unsafe Gear Indication. Flight landed safely 1553z. TSB evaluating. Update: The Master Caution Light, Rudder Pressure, # 2 hydraulic, Gear door light and landing gear (selector Handle) caution lights had illuminated during the first approach. The pilot recycled the landing gear, had three green indication, verified the hydraulic system pressure checked normal and landed the aircraft. The flight crew had no further incident to report with the landing gear system. Maintenance bled the # 2 hydraulic system and no air was found. TSB file # A99A0009


CADORS Number 1999A0052
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-01-23 - 15:45
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 FTON | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC 8 102
Year Built 1989
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ARN814
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Landing gear

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