Incident at WINNIPEG / JAMES ARMSTRONG RICHARDSON INTL MB (CYWG) (Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)

Summary

2005-01-20: UPDATE TSB reported that Kelowna Flighcraft KFA 586, a Convair 580, landed on Runway 31 at the Winnipeg International Airport and taxied to ramp 5. During a walk around after engine shutdown, the crew noticed that the left outboard main landing gear wheel assembly was missing. Winnipeg Tower was advised and the wheel was found beside Taxiway Victor, approximately 50 feet from the edge of Runway 31. The wheel had departed due to an axle failure. Maintenance personnel replaced the lower landing gear leg assembly and the aircraft was returned to service. The failed axle is being examined at the operator's facility.
2005-01-17: KFA 586, a Convair 580, landed on Runway 31 at Winnipeg and proceeded to Apron 5 where the crew discovered that the port main outboard wheel was missing. Tower was advised and four a/c were either overshot or held airborne until the wheel was found beside Taxiway Victor, 50 feet from the edge of Runway 31. TSB will contact the company.

Details


CADORS Number 2005C0120
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-01-15 - 03:38
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYWG
Aerodrome Name WINNIPEG / JAMES ARMSTRONG RICHARDSON INTL MB (CYWG)
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Winnipeg
TSB Occurrence Number A05C0014
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 52802-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Aerodrome
Events Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GKFF | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner KELOWNA FLIGHTCRAFT AIR CHARTER LTD.
Operator KELOWNA FLIGHTCRAFT AIR CHARTER LTD. (884) Commercial
Make CONVAIR - CAN
Model 340
Year Built 1954
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make ALLISON
Engine Model 501-D13D
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number KFA 586
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Landing gear,Blown tire/wheel failure

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