Incident at VANCOUVER


1995-07-17: A recurrence of the fuel spills experienced by this aircraft on five previous occasions has been reported. The two most recent incidents were reported at Vancouver ocurring on July 16 at 2107Z and July 17 at 2053Z, spilling 5 to 600 and 300 litres respectively. This brings the total of known incidents on this aircraft to 7. Boeing Aircaft Company is arriving in Vancouver this morning to investigate the problem.


CADORS Number 1995P0268
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1995-07-17 - 20:23
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Geographic Location British Columbia, Canada, North America, Pacific Region, VANCOUVER
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Reported By
Categories Fuel related

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GAGM | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
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Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator AIR CANADA (5262) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 747 133
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Private No
Amateur Built No
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Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Fuel - spill

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