Incident at 22NM N IQALUIT NU (CYFB)


2020-10-16: Shortly after takeoff, a First Air Aerospatiale ATR 42-320 (C-GULU/FAB4804) from Iqaluit, NU (CYFB) to Pangnirtung, NU (CYXP) advised that it was returning to land at CYFB due to a landing gear issue. No emergency was declared or assistance requested. The aircraft landed safely at 1520Z. No impact on operations.


CADORS Number 2020C3619
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2020-10-16 - 1441 Z
Day or Night? day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nunavut, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, 22NM N IQALUIT NU (CYFB)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 268539-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GULU | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type
Owner Bradley Air Services Limited
Operator FIRST AIR (107) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of AEROSPATIALE
Model ATR 42-320
Year Built 1989
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Model  Silhouette image of PW121
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number FAB4804
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart 705
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events 'Landing gear','Diversion'

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