Incident at YELLOWKNIFE NT (CYZF) (Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)

Summary

2005-01-28: The crew of C-GASB, a DHC-8, was doing a runup on the threshold of Runway 27 at Yellowknife when they noticed the a/c had 2 flat tires. They arranged to fix the tires but it took 45 minutes and during this period the runway was unusable. The aircraft taxied to the ramp at 2200Z and the runway was back in service. No impact on other users as there was another runway available.

Details


CADORS Number 2005C0221
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-01-27 - 21:14
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYZF
Aerodrome Name YELLOWKNIFE NT (CYZF)
Geographic Location Northwest Territories, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Yellowknife
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 53143-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 GASB | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner 171817 CANADA INC (ARCTIC SUNWEST)
Operator ARCTIC SUNWEST (6198) Commercial
Make DEHAVILLAND - CAN
Model DHC 8 102
Year Built 1988
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make PRATT & WHITNEY-CAN
Engine Model  Silhouette image of PW120A
PW120A
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Taxi
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Blown tire/wheel failure

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