Incident at 75 SE Winnipeg


1996-11-18: The crew of an Air Canada DC-9, flight 832, en route from Winnipeg to Chicago, encountered a continuous flow warning light indicating that the cabin pressure could not be maintained. The crew declared an emergency and requested a descent and return to Winnipeg. As the aircraft descended to 16,000 feet the crew found that the cabin pressure could be maintained. They continued on to Winnipeg and conducted a precautionary landing to have the problem resolved. The aircraft landed without further incident. Maintenance personnel determined that a pressurization and bleed control switch had malfunctioned. The switch was changed and the aircraft was returned to service.


CADORS Number 1994C0154
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1994-05-21 - Unknown time
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, 75 SE Winnipeg
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Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
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Canadian Registration
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Occurrence Type Incident
Operator AIR CANADA (5262)
Make  Silhouette image of DOUGLAS
Model DC9 32
Year Built
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Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ACA832
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Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Decompression/pressurization

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