Incident at VANCOUVER

Summary

1996-03-20: The DC10 was 45 minutes east of Vancouver when an electrical short circuit in the control console of door 2L popped circuit breakers and caused smoke to enter the cabin. Crew discharged a halon fire extinguisher and the smoke dissipated. The flight returned to Vancouver and landed without incident.

Details


CADORS Number 1995P0394
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1995-09-20 - 22:20
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location British Columbia, Canada, North America, Pacific Region, VANCOUVER
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant]
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GCPC | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner CANADIAN AIRLINES INTERNATIONAL LTD
Operator CANADIAN AIRLINES INTERNATIONAL LTD./ LIGNES AERIENNES CANADIEN INTERNATIONAL LTEE (132) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DOUGLAS
DOUGLAS
Model MD 10 30F
Year Built 1979
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Electrical problem

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