Incident at STONY RAPIDS SK (CYSF) (Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)

Summary

2015-10-21: Update Maintenance & Manufacturing: A R/H Main Landing Gear Indication fault in flight. Maintenance isolated the defect to a broken gear indication wire for the R/H Main Landing gear position indication system. The entire wiring harness was replaced with new. Gear swings carried out and tested serviceable.
2013-01-17: Pilot on a West Wind Aviation Beech 200 (C-FWWQ/ operating as WEW230) on a VFR flight advised the FSS inbound at 2054Z that due to a gear indication inbound to CJW7, the flight was now inbound to CYSF as a precaution. They were in contact with local maintenance to coordinate a low and over for a visual inspection of gear. ARFF was offered by declined. At 2059Z pilot requested that ARFF be put on Standby. After circling for about 50 minutes, pilot landed safely at 2204Z with an unsafe gear indication. Engines were shutdown on runway and passengers disembarked. Runway was closed 2204Z - 2224Z. A DHC6 and a PA31 were delayed in the air until the disabled aircraft was towed off runway.

Details


CADORS Number 2013C0216
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2013-01-16 - 22:04
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYSF
Aerodrome Name STONY RAPIDS SK (CYSF)
Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Stony Rapids Airport (CYSF)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 156649-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 FWWQ | 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 LIMITED PARTNERSHIP (12644) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BEECH
BEECH
Model  Silhouette image of 200
200
Year Built 1980
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make PRATT & WHITNEY-CAN
Engine Model  Silhouette image of PT6A-42
PT6A-42
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number WEW230
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Diversion,Landing gear

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