Incident at 90 Miles SE of Winnipeg, Manitoba


1996-09-09: The aircraft was enroute Anchorage to Chicago O'Hare when the crew reported an electrical failure as the flight approached the international boundary between Canada and the USA. The crew requested and were given descent to FL310. The aircraft was then handed off to Minneapolis Centre. Moments later the target appeared to return to normal operation. Minneapolis Centre then re-cleared UAL676 to maintain FL330. No other aircraft were inconvenienced.


CADORS Number 1996C0376
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1996-09-06 - 20:00
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, 90 Miles SE of Winnipeg, Manitoba
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 757
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number UAL676
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Electrical problem

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