Incident at Calgary, Alberta


1996-11-26: Canadian 909, an A320, departed Calgary enroute Vancouver at 0409Z. Twenty minutes west, the crew reported smoke in the cabin and returned to Calgary where an ILS to runway 34 was completed and an uneventful landing was accomplished at 0425Z. ERS was on standby, there was no damage to the aircraft, there were 79 SOB and 12,000 lbs of fuel. UPDATE: Maintenance could not find a fault. The aft galley had not been turned on. The flight departed for Vancouver International with the pressurization packs turned off, but when they were turned on, the smell re-occurred. The crew isolated No. 1 pack, and proceeded into Vancouver with one pack inoperative.


CADORS Number 1996C0508
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1996-11-24 - 04:10
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Calgary, Alberta
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TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FNVU | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of AIRBUS
Model  Silhouette image of A320 211
A320 211
Year Built 1993
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number CDN909
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Fire/smoke (warning)

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