2005-12-21: German Air Force Canadair CL-600, enroute from Gander (CYQX) to Bonn (EDDK) with routing: Departure Runway 21, CYQX, proceeding to 50N050W climbing to 28,000 ft. Just after departure the pilot reported difficulty in retracting the landing gear and requested return to CYQX. The aircraft was vectored back to land on Runway 21 and landed without incident at 0054Z. No emergency declared, and no CFR on standby. Nil TSB.


CADORS Number 2005A0883
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-12-21 - 00:40
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYQX
Aerodrome Name GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Gander Intl (CYQX)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 63531-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Federal Republic of Germany
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner Private
Operator State
Make  Silhouette image of CANADAIR
Model CL600 1A11(600)
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number GAF159GG
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Diversion,Landing gear

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