Incident at IQALUIT NU (CYFB)


2005-01-24: Three minutes after departing Iqaluit airport for Hall Beach, the crew of FAB 2802, a HS 748, informed FSS that they were cancelling IFR and returning to the airport due to gear and pressurization problems. ARFF assistance was declined and no emergency was declared. The aircraft landed without incident at 2055Z.
2005-01-31: UPDATE Maintenance and Manufacturing reported that the nose landing gear indicated down and locked with the gear up. Heat was applied to the down lock switch to thaw and dry out the switch. The pressurization dump valve was also thawed out and the aircraft was returned to service


CADORS Number 2005C0185
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-01-23 - 20:43
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID CYFB
Aerodrome Name IQALUIT NU (CYFB)
Geographic Location Nunavut, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Iqaluit
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 53020-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 GTLD | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator FIRST AIR (107) Commercial
Make BAE - UK
Model HS 748 2A
Year Built 1973
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make ROLLS ROYCE - GY
Engine Model DART 534-2
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number FAB2802
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Decompression/pressurization,Diversion,Landing gear

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