Incident at EDMONTON CITY CENTRE / BLATCHFORD AB (CYXD)

Summary

2003-02-24: A Canadian military CC-130 Hercules aircraft reported being unable to lower left main landing gear on descent into City Centre airport. The aircraft held VFR northeast of Edmonton and attempted to manually lower the gear. The aircraft landed at Edmonton at 0020Z without incident. Emergency equipment was standing by.

Details


CADORS Number 2003C0249
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-02-23 - 21:10
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYXD
Aerodrome Name EDMONTON CITY CENTRE / BLATCHFORD AB (CYXD)
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, 60 NM NE of Edmonton
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 27773
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 GOVERNMENT OF CANADA, DEPARTMENT OF NATIONAL DEFENCE
Operator State
Make  Silhouette image of LOCKHEED
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 BISN 316
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Descent
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Landing gear,Declared emergency/priority

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