Incident at PENTICTON BC (CYYF) (Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)


2008-12-30: UPDATE from Maintenance & Manufacturing: The L/H actuator as well as some other smaller parts were replaced as a precautionary measure. The actuator bearing failed causing a suspected misalignment of the actuator. There have been no further issues with this aircraft's landing gear
2008-11-18: UPDATE from Maintenance & Manufacturing: The crew carried out an emergency extension and confirmed 3 green. The aircraft returned to Vancouver with the gear down and locked. Maintenance is in the process of trying to duplicate the snag and inspect the aircraft.
2008-11-17: Pacific Coastal Airlines Flight PCO200, a Beech BE20 VFR Penticton (CYYF) to CYYF, experienced a gear problem. PCO200 declared an emergency. Aircraft Rescue & Fire Fighting was on standby. PCO200 landed safely.
2008-11-18: UPDATE from Airport Manager: On November 16/08 at 1044 hrs Airport Maintenance staff were called by Nav Canada to assist Penticton Fire Department because of Pacific Coastal Airlines Flight PCO200, a Beech 200 VFR Kelowna to Penticton, declaring an emergency. Maintenance escorted two fire trucks from Airport Access Gate #28 to the West side of Taxiway Bravo to await arrival of the aircraft. PCO200 did a low and slow fly past over Runway 16 to confirm landing gear down. On second approach, PCO200 landed safely on Runway 16. Fire trucks followed the aircraft on the Runway South of Bravo to Taxiway Alpha and back to the apron. The aircraft shut down and the Penticton Fire Trucks left the airport. Visual inspection of Runway 16/34 and the Taxiways was conducted by Airport Maintenance and the airport was declared operationally serviceable at 1110 hrs.
2008-11-27: UPDATE / Add Info from TSB: A08P0358 - The Pacific Coastal Beech 200 Super King Air aircraft, operating as PCO200T, was on a local training flight at Penticton. When the landing gear was selected up, it stuck at the midway point and the in transit light remained illuminated. The crew declared an emergency, completed the gear stuck in transit checklist, and performed a successful manual gear extension procedure. The aircraft landed at Penticton without further event, with Aircraft Rescue & Fire Fighting standing by.


CADORS Number 2008P2035
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2008-11-16 - 18:44
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYYF
Aerodrome Name PENTICTON BC (CYYF)
Geographic Location British Columbia, Canada, North America, Pacific Region, Penticton (CYYF)
TSB Occurrence Number A08P0358
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 101757-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Other,Aerodrome
Events Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GPCP | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Make  Silhouette image of BEECH
Model  Silhouette image of 200
Year Built 1976
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Model  Silhouette image of PT6A-41
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number PCO200T
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Landing gear,Declared emergency/priority

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