Incident at Goose Bay


1999-12-09: LAL1475 BE1900 landing Goose Bay did not get confirmation that the Nose Gear was down and locked. Crew cycled landing gear 3 times without success and did 3 Fly bys of the Tower to confirm gear down. Emergency crews were called out and the aircraft landed without further event. Gear pins were inserted and the aircraft taxied to the Ramp and shut down. TSB case closed. Update: A maintenace investigation revealed a failed actuator down lock switch in the nosegear which resulted in no indication to the crew that the nosegear was down and locked. TSB file # A99A0161


CADORS Number 1999A0684
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Owner/Operator
Occurred At 1999-12-07 - 23:15
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Goose Bay
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By Owner/Operator
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GLHO | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator LABRADOR AIRWAYS LIMITED (559) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BEECH
Model  Silhouette image of 1900D
Year Built 1997
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number LAL1475
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Declared emergency/priority,Landing gear

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