Incident at PEACE RIVER AB (CYPE) (Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)


2003-03-19: Upon landing on Runway 22 the aircraft lost air pressure in it's nose wheel becoming stuck on the runway with a flat tire. There were no injuries but it took 38 minutes to get the aircraft off the runway effectively closing this runway. One other arriving aircraft was delayed for 28 minutes before it could land. There was no other impact to the operation.


CADORS Number 2003C0352
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-03-19 - 02:48
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYPE
Aerodrome Name PEACE RIVER AB (CYPE)
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Peace River
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 28200
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Aerodrome
Events Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
Model  Silhouette image of PA31
Year Built
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model  Silhouette image of TIO-540-A2C
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number PE31
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Blown tire/wheel failure

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