Incident at RED DEER REGIONAL AB (CYQF)

Summary

2003-06-09: The crew of C-GLFP was unable to establish a green light for landing gear. The pilot did a fly by the tower to confirm the gear was down and then landed safely at 15:26Z.
2003-06-12: UPDATE Maintenance and Manufacturing reported that on selecting gear down, one green light did not come on. The airplane landed safely after a Tower fly-by confirmed that the gear appeared properly extended. It was discovered that a squat switch was misaligned and failed to make proper contact when the gear was down and locked.

Details


CADORS Number 2003C0718
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-06-08 - 15:20
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYQF
Aerodrome Name RED DEER REGIONAL AB (CYQF)
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Red Deer
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 29746
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant]
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GLFP | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner 310378 ALBERTA LTD.
Operator Private
Make LANCAIR
Model IV-P
Year Built 2001
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make TELEDYNE CONTINENTAL
Engine Model TSIO-550-C
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built Yes
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Landing gear

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