Incident at GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)

Summary

2015-02-24: An Exploits Valley Air Services Beech 1900D (EV800) on a local flight from Gander, NL (CYQX) advised breaking off approach to deal with minor issue. No assistance required. Aircraft proceeded south for 5NM. EV800 advised issue resolved and returned to land. Pilot later reported the issue was with the gear.
2015-03-05: Update from Maintenance & Manufacturing: Aircraft registration identified as C-FEVA. The flight crew reported that the landing gear would not extend due to a popped circuit breaker. The circuit breaker was reset by the crew. The landing gear extended normally and the aircraft landed without incident. Maintenance discovered that a service valve connector was corroded. Both the connector and plug was replaced, as well as the landing gear time delay printed circuit board (PCB). Gear swings were carried out and function tested as serviceable. Test flight was also conducted with satisfactory results.

Details


CADORS Number 2015A0145
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA, Transport Canada
Occurred At 2015-02-20 - 15:38
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 184262-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA, Transport Canada
Categories Undershoot/overshoot,System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant]
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FEVA | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner Exploits Valley Air Services Ltd.
Operator EXPLOITS VALLEY AIR SERVICES LTD (6676) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BEECH
BEECH
Model  Silhouette image of 1900D
1900D
Year Built 1994
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make PRATT & WHITNEY-CAN
Engine Model  Silhouette image of PT6A-67D
PT6A-67D
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number EV800
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Overshoot/missed approach,Landing gear

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