Incident at Halifax


1997-09-26: Air Canada 871 from Charles de Gaulle to Mirabel diverted with one engine out. No assistance required. Duty Manager and ERS in position. Landed safely runway 24 at 1558Z. Maintenance found that the high pressure fuel pump was at fault. The pump was replaced and the engine was ground run and checked serviceable. The failed pump was sent to AC Montreal for investigation.


CADORS Number 1994A0261
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1994-09-25 - Unknown time
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Halifax
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TSB Class of Investigation
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Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator AIR CANADA (5262) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 747
Year Built
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Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ACA871
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine - malfunction

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