Incident at 50 M SE Winnipeg, Manitoba


1997-01-02: Air Canada 830, a CL65, departed Winnipeg enroute Chicago. The pilot reported a passenger door latch not locked. The aircraft returned to Winnipeg and landed safely at 1405Z. There were 3 crew and 44 passengers on board. UPDATE: Air Canada 830, a Canadair CL65 regional jet, departed Winnipeg enroute to Chicago, IL. Climbing through 12,000 feet, the crew noted an amber caution light indicating that one of the six proximity sensors on the main cabin door was not sensing locked. The crew diverted the flight back to Winnipeg. Maintenance found that the proximity sensor was mis-rigged, and re-rigged it later in the day when the aircraft returned to Winnipeg.


CADORS Number 1996C0582
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-12-26 - 14:00
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, 50 M SE Winnipeg, Manitoba
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
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 CANADAIR
Model CL600 2B19(RJ)
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number AIR CANADA 830
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Door/canopy openings indications

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