Incident at EDMONTON CITY CENTRE / BLATCHFORD AB (CYXD)

Summary

2003-07-25: Maintenance & Manufacturing advised that the maintenance follow-up was to perform gear swings for system fault testing. The fault was traced to a weak socket connection for the gear light indicating system. A repair was made and the aircraft returned to service.
2003-07-24: The crew of C-GNAX, a Beech King Air 200, advised of possible problem with the gear on approach to City Centre Airport. They could not confirm that the gear was down due to a faulty light bulb in gear down indicator. They requested Emergecy Services and the aircraft circled until emergency vehicles arrived and then the crew conducted an approach for Runway 34. The aircraft landed safely at 0418Z There were no delays or impact on other traffic.

Details


CADORS Number 2003C1018
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-07-24 - 04:05
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYXD
Aerodrome Name EDMONTON CITY CENTRE / BLATCHFORD AB (CYXD)
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Edmonton City Centre
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 30956
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 GNAX | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner NORTHERN AIR CHARTER (P R) INC
Operator NORTHERN AIR CHARTER (P.R.) INC. (3747) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BEECH
BEECH
Model  Silhouette image of B200
B200
Year Built 1992
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make PRATT & WHITNEY
Engine Model  Silhouette image of PT6A-42
PT6A-42
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Landing gear,Electrical problem

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