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

Summary

2005-05-02: WEW 1640, a Cessna 402, departed from Runway 27 at Saskatoon on an IFR flight to North Battleford. A short time after takeoff, the pilot advised Tower that he could not retract the gear. He returned and the a/c landed without incident at 1229Z. TSB will contact the company.
2005-05-04: UPDATE TSB reported that a faulty microswitch prevented the gear from retracting.

Details


CADORS Number 2005C0844
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-05-02 - 12:21
Day or Night? Day-time
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
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 55583-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 GGPX | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner WEST WIND AVIATION LIMITED PARTNERSHIP, BY ITS GENERAL PARTNER, WEST WIND MANAGEMENT LTD
Operator WEST WIND AVIATION INC. (4567) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
CESSNA
Model 402C
Year Built 1980
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make TELEDYNE CONTINENTAL
Engine Model TSIO-520-VB
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number WEW 1640
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Diversion,Landing gear

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