Incident at WABUSH NL (CYWK)


2010-11-02: During the final approach, the pilot of C-GUMQ, Piper PA31, enroute from St-Frédéric (CSZ4) to Wabush (CYWK), reported a problem with the landing gear. No emergency was declared or priority requested. After some checks were completed, the aircraft landed without incident at 15:44Z.
2011-01-14: UPDATE Maintenance & Manufacturing: The landing gear indication (green light) was missing. The light was replaced in flight and that corrected the indication problem.


CADORS Number 2010A1123
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2010-11-01 - 15:44
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYWK
Aerodrome Name WABUSH NL (CYWK)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Wabush Airport (CYWK)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 125963-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GUMQ | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator GRONDIN TRANSPORT INC. (3267) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
Model  Silhouette image of PA31
Year Built 1968
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model TIO-540-A2B
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Landing gear

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