ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 83040
Last updated: 29 April 2017
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Narrative:The pilot of Flight NAL 851, a Piper Navajo, received an airport advisory from Winnipeg FSS for Norway House. The a/c had been on a VFR flight from Poplar River with 3 people on board. The pilot reported final for Runway 23 but did not report down as expected. FSS called the weather office at Norway House to determine the status of the a/c and was informed the a/c had landed on the runway and the gear appeared to have collapsed. There were no injuries to the three occupants. Damage to the a/c is unknown at this time. The airport was NOTAMed closed for about 2 hours until the a/c could be removed. The airport was re-opened at 1841Z. TSB will be looking into the occurrence.
Piper PA-31-350 Chieftain
|Owner/operator:||Northway Aviation Ltd.|
|C/n / msn:|| 31-7752029|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3|
|Airplane damage:|| Substantial|
|Location:||Norway House Airport, Manitoba -
|Departure airport:||Poplar River Airport, Poplar River, Manitoba (XPP/CZNG)|
|Destination airport:||Norway House Airport, Manitoba (YNE/CYNE)|
UPDATE TSB reported that the Piper PA-31-350 was inbound to Norway House from Poplar River. The aircraft landed with gear retracted and came to a stop on the runway. The pilot and two passengers were not injured and the aircraft sustained substantial damage. The runway was closed and a NOTAM was issued. There were no anomalies found with the landing gear system.
1. CADORS 2002C0023
2. TSB Occurrence No: A02C0005
||Dr. John Smith
||Updated [Time, Registration, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]|
||Dr. John Smith
||Updated [Cn, Source]|