Incident at LA RONGE (BARBER FIELD) SK (CYVC)

Summary

2003-05-20: The crew of TKR 3, a Dehavilland S2P Tracker, reported an unsafe gear indication light to La Ronge FSS. TKR 3 performed a low and over and the gear appeared to be down. Emergency assistance was offered and declined. TKR 3 landed without incident at 1730Z. One other aircraft was delayed 5 minutes.
2003-05-22: UPDATE Maintenance and Masnufacturing reported that the cause of the landing gear unsafe indication was due to a problem with nose gear microswitch mechanism. A pin holding a roller in place slipped out part way, preventing the roller from properly contacting the microswitch. An SDR has been submitted.

Details


CADORS Number 2003C0598
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-05-17 - 17:21
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYVC
Aerodrome Name LA RONGE (BARBER FIELD) SK (CYVC)
Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, La Ronge
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 29249
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Undershoot/overshoot,System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant]
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GEHR | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner PROVINCE OF SASKATCHEWAN
Operator PROVINCE OF SASKATCHEWAN (12570) State
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
DEHAVILLAND
Model CS2F 2
Year Built 1969
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make CURTISS WRIGHT
Engine Model 982C9HE2
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number TKR 3
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Landing gear,Overshoot/missed approach

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