Incident at THOMPSON MB (CYTH)

Summary

2003-06-27: The Manitoba Government Services Canadair CL-215, C-GBOW, was returning to Thompson, MB, from a fire suppression flight. The left main gear did not indicate down and the emergency system was activated. The left main gear still did not indicate down; however, its position was determined visually and the aircraft landed uneventfully. The uplock/downlock microswitch was found stuck and functioned normally after post incident lubrication.

Details


CADORS Number 2003C0845
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 2003-06-22 - 23:59
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYTH
Aerodrome Name THOMPSON MB (CYTH)
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Thompson
TSB Occurrence Number A03C0161
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant]
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GBOW | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner PROVINCE OF MANITOBA
Operator MANITOBA GOVERNMENT AIR SERVICES (661) State
Make  Silhouette image of CANADAIR
CANADAIR
Model CL215 1A10
Year Built 1986
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make PRATT & WHITNEY
Engine Model WASP CA3
Gear Type Amphibian
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Landing gear

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