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

Summary

1995-09-03: Aircraft was being towed to a gate with a single brakeman on board. Smoke was noticed in the cockpit and cabin; ERS was requested. There were no flames visible but the source of the smoke was traced to an area inside the aircraft aft wall of the rear baggage compartment. In this area, there are a number of electronic components controlling the operation of the APU. There was no damage to any of the components however, the insulation was scorched and a plastic drain hose was burnt. Boeing has issued a service bulletin to clamp the wire suspected of causing this problem. Ops. Impact -- unknown.

Details


CADORS Number 1995O0452
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1995-09-03 - 00:25
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYYZ
Aerodrome Name TORONTO / LESTER B. PEARSON INTL ON (CYYZ)
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, Toronto (LBPIA), Ontario
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TSB Class of Investigation
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Reported By
Categories Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FUCL | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner
Operator AIR CANADA (5262) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
BOEING
Model 767 209
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Fire/smoke (warning)

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