Incident at EDMONTON INTL AB (CYEG)

Summary

2003-03-03: AMF 921, a Metro III, departed Edmonton for Seattle and the crew advised the Terminal Controller that the a/c had a 'gear indication problem' and they elected to return. The flight landed without incident at 0035Z and no priority was required. The company later reported that a shear pin on the right main gear had broken. The a/c is currently being repaired in Edmonton.

Details


CADORS Number 2003C0270
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-03-01 - 00:35
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYEG
Aerodrome Name EDMONTON INTL AB (CYEG)
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Edmonton
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 27884
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 the United States of America
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner AMERIFLIGHT INC
Operator AMERIFLIGHT, INC. (4512) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of SWEARINGEN
SWEARINGEN
Model SA227AC
Year Built 1985
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number AMF 921
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Landing gear,Diversion

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