Incident at GOOSE BAY NL (CYYR)

Summary

2003-06-20: TSB Narrative - A03A0066: Beech 99 operating as COMET1299 (CME1299) was on a courier flight from Wabush to Goose Bay. During the approach into Goose Bay the pilot lowered the landing gear and noticed that the left landing gear light did not illuminate. A systems check was done which indicated a possible burnt bulb. The pilot discussed the situation with company Maintenance and did a low fly pass by the tower to confirm that the left landing gear was down. The pilot decided to continue with the landing and declared an emergency. Emergency vehicles responded and the aircraft landed safely without further incident.

Details


CADORS Number 2003A0338
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 2003-06-18 - 15:10
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYYR
Aerodrome Name GOOSE BAY NL (CYYR)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, GOOSE BAY, NEWFOUNDLALND AND LABRADOR
TSB Occurrence Number A03A0066
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FYSJ | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner PRINCE EDWARD AIR LTD
Operator PRINCE EDWARD AIR LTD. (6179) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BEECH
BEECH
Model 99
Year Built 1969
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make PRATT & WHITNEY
Engine Model  Silhouette image of PT6A-28
PT6A-28
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Declared emergency/priority,Landing gear

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