Incident at Halifax Intl


2000-02-16: ARN891 BA146 shortly after departure from Halifax Intl the pilot reported a problem with the gear and requested to return to Halifax, no assistance required. Gear would not retract. A/c landed safely at 1507z TSB evaluating. More to follow. Update: Unable to duplicate fault in hangar. SIL 32-30 carried out on selector valve (torque check). Numerous gear swings carried out. N.F.F. Selector valve actuator replaced. Released to service, pending satisfactory test flight. Numerous gear swings carried out during the test flight at different airspeeds and flight profiles. N.F.F. Aircraft returned to service.


CADORS Number 2000A0056
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2000-02-02 - 14:59
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Halifax Intl
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 GRNZ | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator AIR NOVA INC. (5002) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BRITISH AEROSPACE
Model BAE 146 200
Year Built 1988
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ARN891
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Landing gear

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