Incident at Winnipeg, MB

Summary

1999-02-02: ACA 194, an A319, departed Winnipeg (YWG) for Toronto, and shortly after takeoff the crew reported that they could not get a safe gear up indication. The crew levelled the a/c at 4,000 feet and flew eastbound while attempting to resolve the problem. Approximately 25 miles east, the crew advised that they were returning. The flight landed without incident at 2136Z and ERS was not required. Initial information indicates that the occurrence may be related to a computer problem. TSB has been informed and more information may be available. OPI - System Safety UPDATE TSB reported that the crew observed an uplock fault and LGCIU message on their ECAM. After returning to YWG, company maintenance found the nosegear uplock latch in the retracted position, with the landing gear extended. The nose gear assembly was replaced, a gear swing completed and the a/c returned to service.

Details


CADORS Number 1999C0074
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-01-30 - 21:36
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Winnipeg, MB
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant]
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FZUH | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner AIR CANADA
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of AIRBUS
AIRBUS
Model  Silhouette image of A319 114
A319 114
Year Built 1997
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ACA 194
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Landing gear,Electrical problem

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