Incident at PANGNIRTUNG NU (CYXP)

Summary

2001-01-29: The crew of KBA 491, a Beech 99 Airliner, on an IFR flight from Iqaluit to Qikiqtarjuaq (Broughton Island) to Pangnirtung (YXP) and back, contacted the Pangnirtung CARS operator after takeoff and advised that they could not retract the gear. Because of weather concerns at YXP, they decided to continue to their base at Iqaluit with the gear down. The crew requested priority at Iqaluit because of fuel reserves and landed without further incident at 1901Z. The nature of the gear problem is not known. TSB Montreal will be contacting the operator.

Details


CADORS Number 2001C0089
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2001-01-26 - 16:56
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYXP
Aerodrome Name PANGNIRTUNG NU (CYXP)
Geographic Location Nunavut, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Vicinity of Pangnirtung
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 13759
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner KENN BOREK AIR LTD
Operator KENN BOREK AIR (2273) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BEECH
BEECH
Model 99
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make P & W.C. PT6 TURBO PROP
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number KBA 491
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Declared emergency/priority,Landing gear

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