March 31, 2021

Incident at 4705N / 07832W

An automatic dependent surveillance – contract (ADS-C) report indicated that a British Airways Boeing 787-9 (GZBKR/BAW242) from Mexico City, Mexico (MMMX) to London/Heathrow, United Kingdom (EGLL) was not following the flight plan route of "YYB 50N075W 55N066W". Rather, the report indicated that the aircraft was flying "YYB 55N066W". No impact to operations.

February 8, 2021

Incident at 5520N / 07300W

A Qatar Airways Boeing 777-200 (A7BFL/QTR8173) from Luxembourg, Luxembourg (ELLX) to Mexico City, Mexico (MMMX) was observed to be off of the authorized route and proceeding direct 5330N80W. The route known to the air traffic service (ATS) unit was 56N70W 53N80W. No impact on operations.

May 7, 2021

Incident at 5805N / 03326W

After passing 30W, automatic reports indicated that a Lufthansa Boeing 747-800 (DLH498) from Frankfurt, Germany (EDDF) to Mexico City, Mexico (MMMX) was off course. The aircraft was cleared back onto course. No traffic or impact to operations.

October 29, 2020

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

An Air Transat Airbus A330-243 (C-GTSZ/TSC665) from Port-au-Prince, Haiti (MTPP) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) was instructed to conduct a missed approach for Runway 24L, due to a Sunwing Airlines Inc. Boeing 737-8FH (C-FPRP/SWG9860) from Mexico City, Mexico (MMMX) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) that was slow to exit the runway. TSC665 landed at 0214Z. No other impact on operations.

March 19, 2020

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

Although it had received and read back standard instrument departure (SID) DEP06R, an ABC Aerolineas Airbus A320 (AIJ811) from Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl, QC (CYUL) to Mexico City, Mexico (MMMX) advised the air traffic services (ATS) unit that it was flying direct FAWNS. The SID calls for a climb along the runway centreline. No impact on operations.

March 10, 2020

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

An Aerovias de Mexico Boeing 737-800 (XAAMN/AMX681) from Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Mexico City, Mexico (MMMX) interrupted its takeoff due to the aircraft’s instability and left the runway without incident. Impact: An Air Canada Rouge Boeing 767-316 (C-FMLZ/ROU1653) from Miami, FL (KMIA) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) was asked to pull up by the tower. No other impact on operations.

February 18, 2020

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

Shortly after it had received and read back clearance to cross Taxiways L, A, and A3, a Propair Inc. Beech A100 (C-FWRM/PRO4651) from Montreal/Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Chibougamau/Chapais, QC (CYMT) reported that its brakes were not working. The aircraft received and read back the instruction to hold short of Runway 06R. Two other aircraft (RAG200 et JZA8454) received and read back clearance to take off from Runway 06R. PRO4651 then reported that it had crossed the stopline. Impact: an Aeromexico Boeing 737-800 (XAAME/AMX681) from Montreal/Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Mexico City, Mexico (MMMX) received the instruction to reject its takeoff, and an Executive Jet Management Inc. Bombardier BD-700-1A10 (N898MJ/EJM898) from Teterboro, NJ (KTEB) to Montreal/Trudeau, QC (CYUL) was instructed to pull up. No other impact.

January 7, 2020

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

An Aerovia de Mexico Boeing 737-800 (XAMIA/AMX681) from Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl, QC (CYUL) to Mexico, Mexico (MMMX) crossed the stopline short of Runway 28 while it had received and read back the instruction to taxi via A4 and A and to hold short of Runway 28 to let an aircraft travelling in the opposite direction pass.

December 11, 2020

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

An Air Canada Airbus A319-114 (C-GAPY/ACA996) from Vancouver, BC (CYVR) to Mexico City, Mexico (MMMX) reported a bird strike shortly after departing. The aircraft declared "PAN PAN" and returned to CYVR.
UPDATE: TSB Report #A20P0106: C-GAPY, an Airbus A319 aircraft operated by Air Canada, was conducting flight ACA996 from Vancouver, BC (CYVR) to Mexico City/Benito Juarez, Mexico (MMMX) with 5 crew members and 110 passengers onboard. On departure, the aircraft struck a bird and the flight crew decided to return to land at CYVR. The flight crew declared a PAN PAN and an overweight landing was carried out, without further incident. The operators maintenance conducted a bird strike inspection on the aircraft and a borescope inspection on the right-hand engine. No damage was found. Overweight landing parameters were within limits, as per the Aircraft Maintenance Manual.

November 26, 2020

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

An Aerovias de Mexico Boeing 737-800 (AMX696) from Mexico City, Mexico (MMMX) to Vancouver, BC (CYVR) was too high on approach, so the pilot initiated a missed approach. The aircraft landed approximately 10 minutes later.

March 21, 2020

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

An Aerovias de Mexico Boeing 737-800 (XXAMG/AMX695) on a flight from Vancouver Intl, BC (CYVR) to Mexico City, Mexico (MMMX) reported a bird strike departing Runway 26L. No remains recovered.

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

An Aerovias de Mexico Boeing 737-800 (XAAMO/AMX696) on a flight from Mexico City, Mexico (MMMX) to Vancouver Intl, BC (CYVR) did not comply with taxi clearance.

March 19, 2020

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

An Aerovias de Mexico Boeing 737-800 (XAAMS/AMX695) on a flight from Vancouver Intl, BC (CYVR) to Mexico City, Mexico (MMMX) departed Runway 08R and was issued the FSR6 standard instrument departure (SID), which was read back. The aircraft flew the runway heading, and never turned on the FSR6 SID.

March 7, 2020

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

An Air Canada Airbus A319-114 (C-FYKC/ACA996) from Vancouver, BC (CYVR) to Mexico City, Mexico (MMMX) reported a bird strike while departing Runway 26L. No operational impact.

March 1, 2020

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

An Aerovias de Mexico Boeing 737-800 (XAAMC/AMX601) from Vancouver, BC (CYVR) to Mexico City, Mexico (MMMX) did not comply with the assigned standard instrument departure (SID).

February 14, 2020

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

An ABC Aerolineas Airbus A320-214 (XALHG/AIJ2851) from Vancouver, BC (CYVR) to Mexico City, Mexico (MMMX) did not comply with assigned standard instrument departure (SID).

February 2, 2020

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

An ABC Aerolineas Airbus A320 (XALHG/AIJ2850) from Mexico City, Mexico (MMMX) to Vancouver, BC (CYVR) landed Runway 26L, was instructed to exit on Runway 31 but turned onto D1. The aircraft was told not to take D1. The pilot was then told to call ground and was instructed to taxi via E, D, H, and J. The aircraft missed D and entered the apron at E. The aircraft was then told to taxi G, H, and hold short V.

January 11, 2020

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

After departing Runway 08R, an ABC Aerolineas Airbus A320 (XAJMA/AIJ2851) from Vancouver, BC (CYVR) to Mexico City, Mexico (MMMX) turned south at 1 000 feet when the standard instrument departure (SID) requires a climb to 7 000 feet. No operational impact.

January 12, 2020

Incident at 5NM VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

An Aeromexico Boeing 737-800 (AMX694) from Mexico City, Mexico (MMMX) to Vancouver, BC (CYVR) reported an emergency locator transmitter (ELT) signal for approximately 2 minutes. The Victoria Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) was advised.

December 31, 2020

Incident at 120NM WSW TORONTO / LESTER B. PEARSON INTL ON (CYYZ)

TSB Report #A20O0109: C-GAQZ, an Airbus A319-114 operated by Air Canada as ACA0993, departed from Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) to Mexico City/Benito Juarez, Mexico (MMMX). Near the top of climb at 30000 feet, the flight experienced severe turbulence, resulting in a momentary overspeed of 3 knots. There were no reported injuries, and the flight continued to its planned destination.

December 15, 2020

Incident at LOPVO intersection

The Cleveland Air Route Traffic Control Centre (ZOB) advised the Toronto Centre (CZY) that a Sunwing Airlines Boeing 737-8Q8 (C-FYJD/SWG9856) from Mexico City, Mexico (MMMX) to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) was inbound to CYYZ with a medical emergency. SWG9856 landed on Runway 33R at 0238Z without further incident. No impact to operations.

December 7, 2020

Incident at TORONTO / LESTER B. PEARSON INTL ON (CYYZ)

An Air Canada Boeing 787-8 (C-GHQQ/ACA992) from Mexico City, Mexico (MMMX) to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) issued a "PAN PAN" for a slat issue. ACA992 landed on Runway 33R at 2354Z without further incident (WOFI). The Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting (ARFF) unit responded. ACA992 taxied to the terminal under its own power. No operational incident.

November 3, 2020

Incident at TORONTO / LESTER B. PEARSON INTL ON (CYYZ)

An Air Canada Boeing 787-8 (C-GHPU/ACA992) from Mexico City, Mexico (MMMX) to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) requested a go-around on approach to Runway 24R due to turbulence on the approach. ACA992 landed on Runway 23 at 0200Z. No operational impact.

August 29, 2020

Incident at TORONTO / LESTER B. PEARSON INTL ON (CYYZ)

An Air Canada Airbus BD-500-1A11 A220-300 (ACA179) from Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) to Edmonton, AB (CYEG) reported a bird strike. An arriving Air Canada Airbus A320-200 (ACA992) from Mexico City, Mexico (MMMX) to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) incurred a 4-minute delay. A Lufthansa Airbus A330-300 (DLH471) from Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) to Frankfort, Germany (EDDF) incurred a 5-minute delay while waiting for departure. Runway inspection found nothing.

March 23, 2020

Incident at RONTA intersection

A Jazz Bombardier CL-600-2D24 (JZA7917) from Raleigh-Durham, NC (KRDU) to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) was instructed to fly a heading of 030 to intercept the Instrument Landing System (ILS) for Runway 05, and read back the same. When approaching the localizer (LOC), JZA7917 was observed beginning a left hand turn and the crew advised they had bad tracking. The controller cancelled the approach clearance for an Air Canada Rouge Airbus A319 (ROU1981) from Mexico City, Mexico (MMMX) to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ), which was the next aircraft in sequence, and instructed an Air Canada Embraer ERJ 190-100 IGW (ACA475) from Ottawa/Macdonald-Cartier, ON (CYOW) to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) to climb back to 4000 feet. The controller issued vectors to JZA7917 in order to re-sequence them. There were no conflicts and JZA7917 landed uneventfully at 2334Z.

March 10, 2020

Incident at In the vicinity of: GGUCE intersection

An Air Canada Embraer ERJ 190-100 IGW (C-FNAW/ACA595) from Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) to Houston, TX (KIAH) departing CYYZ reported moderate turbulence following an Air Canada Rouge Airbus A319-114 (C-FYIY/ROU1982) from Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) to Mexico City, Mexico (MMMX) at FL210, approximately 15NM North of GGUCE intersection. No emergency was declared. No operational impact.

February 19, 2020

Incident at TORONTO / LESTER B. PEARSON INTL ON (CYYZ)

A Pegasus Elite Aviation Learjet 60 (N618L/PEG180) from Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) to Westchester, NY (KHPN) departed Runway 24R at CYYZ, and was given a clearance of 7000ft, read back was correct. PEG18 climbed through 7000ft. By the time the controller noticed the error and re-cleared PEG18 back to 7000ft, PEG18 had passed behind an Air Canada Rouge Airbus A319-114 (C-GARO/ROU1981) from Mexico City, Mexico (MMMX) to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ), with 1.3NM and 900 feet separation. No operational impact.
Update TSB Report #A20O0021: N618L a Learjet 60 aircraft operated by Pegasus Elite Aviation LLC flight PEG18, departed runway 24R at Toronto LBPIA (CYYZ) ON, and was given a clearance of 7000 feet, read back was correct. However, PEG18 climbed through 7000 feet. By the time the controller noticed the error and recleared PEG18 back to 7000 feet, PEG18 had passed behind Air Canada Rouge flight ROU1981, an Airbus A319-100 (C-GARO) aircraft from Mexico City/Benito Juarez International Airport (MMMX) MX to CYYZ. Separation was reduced to 1.3 NM and 900 feet where 3 NM or 1000 feet were required.

February 9, 2020

Incident at TORONTO / LESTER B. PEARSON INTL ON (CYYZ)

After departure, an Aerovias de Mexico Boeing 737-800 (AMX693) from Toronto/Lester. B Pearson, ON (CYYZ) to Mexico City, Mexico (MMMX), on initial contact with the departure south controller, was issued a left turn heading 330 degrees. AMX693 was subsequently observed to be in a right turn. The controller issued alternate instructions, no loss of separation and no impact on operations.

February 10, 2020

Incident at TORONTO / LESTER B. PEARSON INTL ON (CYYZ)

An Aerovias de Mexico Boeing 737-800 (AMX616) from Mexico City, Mexico (MMMX) to Toronto/Lester. B Pearson, ON (CYYZ) was instructed to overshoot Runway 15L due to a previous lander, a Sky Regional Airlines Inc. Embraer ERJ 170-200 SU (SKV7587) from New York/La Guardia, NY (KLGA) to Toronto/Lester. B Pearson, ON (CYYZ), still on the runway.

August 6, 2020

Incident at 4848N / 12240W

An Aerovias de Mexico Boeing 737-800 (XAAMB/AMX696) from Mexico City, Mexico (MMMX) to Vancouver Intl, BC (CYVR) was observed descending without air traffic control (ATC) authorization. No impact on operations.

May 26, 2020

Incident at Mexico City/Benito Juárez Intl, Mexico (MMMX)

TSB Report #A20F0100: C-FYKR, an Air Canada Airbus 319-100, was operating as flight AC992 from Mexico City/Benito Juarez Intl. (MMMX), Mexico, to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson Intl. (CYYZ), ON. During the takeoff run, the flight crew noticed a left hand engine surge of around 60-70kts. Flight crew rejected take-off and taxied to the gate. There was no injury and no emergency was declared.

June 5, 2019

Incident at 6NM MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

An Aeromexico Boeing 737-800 (AMX680) from Mexico City, Mexico (MMMX) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL), authorized for instrument landing system (ILS) 24L, advised that it had to conduct a missed approach due to a flap problem. Pilot did some checking and came back to land without a problem. No impact on operations.

November 28, 2019

Incident at 4850N / 06519W

A KLM Royal Dutch Airlines (KLM685) from Amsterdam, Netherlands (EHAM) to Mexico City, Mexico (MMMX) requested to turn-around and diverted back to EHAM for operational reasons. Negative emergency. No impact to other customers.

November 1, 2019

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

Several aircraft overshot due to unstable approach, including an Aerovias de Mexico Boeing 737-800 (XAADU/AMX680) from Mexico, Mexico (MMMX) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl, QC (CYUL), which conducted a go-around at 1852Z.

October 19, 2019

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

A Provincial Airlines de Havilland DHC-8-311 (C-GVPA/PVL920) from Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Quebec/Jean Lesage, QC (CYQB) conducted a go-around on Runway 24L at the request of air traffic services (ATS) due to an aircraft that was slow in clearing the runway.
UPDATE AOR-257426-V3: Aircraft information corrected: An American, corporately registered Boeing 737-800 (N845AM) operating as an Aerovias de Mexico flight (AMX680) from Mexico City, Mexico (MMMX) to Montreal/Trudeau, QC (CYUL) conducted an overshoot for Runway 24L, initiated by air traffic control (ATC), due to an aircraft being slow to exit the runway.

October 13, 2019

Incident at 19NM W MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

Although it had received and read back clearance to descend to 8 000 ft, an Aerovias de México Boeing 737-800 (XAAMO/AMX680) from Mexico, Mexico (MMMX) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl, QC (CYUL) was seen in descent at 7 400 ft. No impact on operations.

September 23, 2019

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL) (FOD (foreign object debris))

An Aerovias de Mexico Boeing 737-800 (XADRC/AMX681) from Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Mexico, Mexico (MMMX) reported that it had experienced a bird strike at takeoff from Runway 24L. After a runway inspection, a duck was found. No impact on operations.

September 7, 2019

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

An ABC Aerolineas Airbus A320 (AIJ2810) from Mexico, Mexico (MMMX) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) rejected its approach on Runway 06L due to unstable approach. No impact on operations.

August 16, 2019

Incident at 4521N / 07355W (Laser interference)

An Aerovias de Mexico Boeing 737-800 (AMX636) from Mexico City, Mexico (MMMX) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) was targeted by a green laser on final for Runway 06L. Police were notified.

July 14, 2019

Incident at 5NM COMAU intersection

An ABC Aerolineas S.A. de C.V. Airbus A320 (AIJ2810) from Mexico City, Mexico (MMMX) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) was observed in a right turn 5NM north east (NE) of COMAU instead of flying the HABBS4 arrival. The aircraft was vectored to final, no impact on operations.

June 8, 2019

Incident at 26NM MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

After having received and read back clearance to climb to 16 000 ft, an Interjet Airbus A320 (AIJ2811) from Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Mexico, Mexico (MMMX) was seen climbing to 16 800 ft. No impact on operations.

June 17, 2019

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

An Air Canada Rouge Airbus A319-112 (C-GJVY/ROU1989) from Mexico, Mexico (MMMX) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) on final for Runway 24L initiated a pull-up due to unstable approach. No impact on operations.

June 3, 2019

Incident at 9NM MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

After having received and read back heading 075, an ABC Aerolineas S.A. de C.V. Airbus A320 from Mexico City, Mexico (MMMX) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) was seen turning southeast. Air traffic services (ATS) took the necessary measures to maintain the required separation with an Air Canada Rouge Boeing 767-375 (C-FXCA/ROU1564) from Calgary, AB (CYYC) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL). No other impact on operations.

May 24, 2019

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

The pilot of an Air Canada Rouge Airbus A319-112 (C-GJVY/ROU1988) from Montreal, QC (CYUL) to Mexico, Mexico (MMMX) did not obey the instruction from air traffic control (ATC) to hold short of Runway 28 on the taxiway. There was opposite-direction traffic .

April 24, 2019

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

An Interjet Airbus A320-232 (XA-VIP/AIJ2811) from Montreal, QC (CYUL) to Mexico City, Mexico (MMMX), which was taxiing for takeoff on Runway 06R, went onto Taxiways A4 and A without clearance and crossed the stopline on Runway 28. No impact on operations.

February 25, 2019

Incident at 10NM NE MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

An ABC Aerolineas Airbus A320 (AIJ2810) from Mexico City Intl, Mexico (MMMX) to Montreal/Trudeau Intl, QC (CYUL) was vectored for an area navigation (RNAV) approach for Runway 24R. Upon intercepting, on a heading of 220 at 10NM final and 3000, AIJ2810 executed a hard right turn, breaking away from the approach. The controller queried the pilot and asked if they wanted to be vectored for a new approach. The pilot asked to proceed direct VOLAX (Final Approach Fix) to continue the approach. AIJ2810 landed normally. No impact on operations.

January 31, 2019

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

There was a deviation with respect to the standard instrument departure (SID) when an ABC Aerolineas S.A. de C.V. Airbus A320 200 (AIJ2811) from Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Mexico City, Mexico (MMMX) made a turn even though it had received and read back clearance to follow SID TRUDO at departure. No impact on operations.

January 27, 2019

Incident at 5728N / 07049W

A Cargolux Airlines International Boeing 747-800 (LXVCD/CLX7787) from Luxembourg, Luxembourg (ELLX) to Mexico City, Mexico (MMMX) followed the route VP J533 VURLY, which did not match the route in the Canadian Automated Air Traffic System (CAATS), which was VP VURLY. No impact on operations.

January 23, 2019

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

An Aeromexico Boeing 737-800 (XAAMA/AMX680) from Mexico City, Mexico (MMMX) to Montreal/Trudeau, QC (CYUL) rejected its approach due to instability.

December 7, 2019

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

An ABC Aerolineas Airbus A320 (XAMLR/AIJ2851) on a flight from Vancouver Intl, BC (CYVR) to Mexico City, Mexico (MMMX) departed Runway 08R on the YVR1 DEP (heading 083) but appeared to be flying the YVR 1 DEP for Runway 13 (heading 125). No other traffic in the vicinity.

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