Incident at Saskatoon, SK


1999-07-29: The pilot of C-FKDE, an Air Tractor, was taxiing in after completing a circuit at Saskatoon and the a/c became disabled at the intersection of Alpha and Bravo Taxiways due to a brake problem. The a/c was subsequently towed to a hangar. No other a/c were inconvenienced. OPI - Maintenance and Manufacturing UPDATE M. & M. reported that they contacted the AMO ( Westwind ) that looked at Air Tractor C-FKDE after the brake problem occured. There was no fault found with the a/c brake system. When the brakes cooled sufficiently the system function checked normal. The a/c was taxiing for a long distance in a cross-wind and the operator overheated the brakes.


CADORS Number 1999C0596
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-07-20 - 15:25
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Saskatoon, SK
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Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FKDE | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Model AT 502B
Year Built 1989
Engine Type Reciprocating
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Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
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CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Brakes

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