Incident at ST. JOHN'S INTL NL (CYYT)


2003-03-03: While on the approach to Runway 34 in St. John's, a military C130 declared an emergency. The left landing gear would not lower. The aircraft entered a holding pattern while the crew successfully lowered the gear by alternate means. The aircraft then cancelled the emergency and landed on Runway 34 at 0337Z without further incident


CADORS Number 2003A0143
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-03-01 - 03:37
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID CYYT
Aerodrome Name ST. JOHN'S INTL NL (CYYT)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region,
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 27890
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration the United States of America
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner USAF
Operator State
Make  Silhouette image of LOCKHEED
Model C-130 (HERCULES)
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number RCH334Y
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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