Incident at Denver, Colorado, USA


1995-10-17: Initial information from T.S.B. Initial Notification: While cruising at FL410, the Air Canada Boeing 767-233 aircraft (C-GAUE, operating as flight ACA757) experienced a right engine fire warning. The flight crew followed the QRH and began descent to Denver, CO (U.S.A.). While descending through FL400, the flight crew received another fire warning with an engine over temperature indication. The flight crew discharged an extinguisher bottle and shut the enigne down. The remainder of the descent and landing at Denver with ERS standing by was without incident. Maintenance found that the IDG had failed. There was also some burnt wires in the surrounding area. Maintenance changed the IDG, fire bottle and Squib and the engine was ground run and checked serviceable. The aircraft was ferried to Montreal for a ""C"" check. Ops. impact -- unknown.


CADORS Number 1995O0510
Occurrence Type Incident
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Occurred At 1995-10-17 - 14:50
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
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Geographic Location the United States of America, North America, National Capital Region (NCR), Denver, Colorado, USA
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Categories Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GAUE | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator AIR CANADA (5262) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 767 233
Year Built 1982
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Model JT9D-7R4D
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ACA757
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Fire/smoke (warning)

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