Incident at GANDER INTL NL (CYQX) (Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)


2015-10-22: A Viet Tran Professional Corporation Piper PA-31-325 (C-GUUJ) from Clarenville, NL (CCZ3) to Gander, NL (CYQX) landed runway 03, advised they had a flat tire on the nose wheel, were unable to taxi and were disabled on the runway. As a result, RSF911 was delayed a few minutes while coordinating a runway change.


CADORS Number 2013A1233
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2013-12-17 - 16:53
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYQX
Aerodrome Name GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 169665-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 GUUJ | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner Viet Tran Professional Corporation
Operator Private
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
Model PA-31-325
Year Built 1980
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model TIO-540-F2BD
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Blown tire/wheel failure

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