Incident at Brandon, Manitoba


1997-06-06: The pilot of ACA177, a DC9, was enroute from Winnipeg to Regina at FL310. The pilot advised the centre that he would be returning to Winnipeg to check the tail cone. The pilot believed that he may have over rotated on departure causing damage to the cone. The aircraft did not request priority or ERS on standby. ACA177 landed safely at 1936Z.


CADORS Number 1996C0042
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-02-03 - 19:16
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Brandon, Manitoba
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Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
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Occurrence Type Incident
Operator AIR CANADA (5262)
Make  Silhouette image of DOUGLAS
Model DC9
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Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ACA177
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CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Airframe failure

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