Incident at TORONTO / LESTER B. PEARSON INTL ON (CYYZ)

Summary

1996-05-25: UPDATE: The engine failure was caused by the ingestion of a bird, struck during rotation.
1996-05-18: The aircraft (operating as BAW6746) was departing on an IFR flight from Toronto (LBPIA) (CYYZ) to London (Heathrow) International Airport, England (U.K.) (EGLL). During the departure from runway 24, one engine failed with a loud bang. The aircraft proceeded over Lake Ontario to dump fuel and returned to land on runway 15 at 0118Z without further incident. Ops. impact -- minimal.

Details


CADORS Number 1996O0176
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-05-18 - 00:18
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYYZ
Aerodrome Name TORONTO / LESTER B. PEARSON INTL ON (CYYZ)
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region,
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other,Fuel related,Bird
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner
Operator BRITISH AIRWAYS (5430) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
BOEING
Model 747
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo jet
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number BAW6746
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Other operational incident,Engine failure,Diversion,Fuel - dumping,Bird strike

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