Incident at OTTAWA / MACDONALD-CARTIER INTL ON (CYOW)

Summary

1996-08-15: On the ground at Newark, New Jersey, the ground crew noted a small pool of hydraulic fluid in the vicinity of the aircraft's left main wheel. The brakes were functionally checked and no leaks were found. On landing in Ottawa, the crew used moderate braking and noticed slightly higher than normal brake temperatures. Smoke was seen coming from the left side of the aircraft and ERS were called out. There was no evidence of fire. Air Canada has experienced leaking brake seals so the number 1 brake assembly was replaced. 46 S.O.B. -- no injuries. From a TSB Initial Notification (#A96O0150).

Details


CADORS Number 1996O0326
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 1996-08-11 - 20:28
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYOW
Aerodrome Name OTTAWA / MACDONALD-CARTIER INTL ON (CYOW)
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, Ottawa (M-CIA)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FRIB | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner AIR CANADA
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of CANADAIR
CANADAIR
Model CL600 2B19(RJ)
Year Built 1994
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ACA323
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Brakes,Fire/smoke (warning)

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