Incident at SASKATOON / JOHN G. DIEFENBAKER INTL SK (CYXE)

Summary

2005-01-17: Shortly after takeoff from the Saskatoon Airport, the crew of a Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan CL600 Challenger, C-GPOT, could not retract the landing gear. The crew requested a return to Saskatoon and landed safely with ARFF standing by. The landing gear problem was traced to a faulty left main gear proximity switch, which has been replaced.

Details


CADORS Number 2005C0134
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-01-17 - 12:53
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYXE
Aerodrome Name SASKATOON / JOHN G. DIEFENBAKER INTL SK (CYXE)
Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Saskatoon
TSB Occurrence Number A05C0012
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 52851-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GPOT | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner POTASH CORPORATION OF SASKATCHEWAN INC
Operator POTASH CORPORATION OF SASKATCHEWAN INC. (8067) Private
Make  Silhouette image of CANADAIR
CANADAIR
Model CL600 2B16(601 3A)
Year Built 1991
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make GENERAL ELECTRIC
Engine Model CF34-3A2
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Diversion,Landing gear,Declared emergency/priority

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