Incident at Toronto (LBPIA), Ontario - 80 northeast


1996-10-07: ACA857 was inbound from EGLL, 80 northeast of Toronto, when the pilot declared a mayday, indicating a fire onboard. At 1938Z, the pilot cancelled the emergency indicating it was only a strong electrical smell in the cockpit. ERS was requested and were on stand by for the landing at 1954Z. Ops. Impact -- delayed arrivals.


CADORS Number 1996O0452
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1996-10-05 - 19:33
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, Toronto (LBPIA), Ontario - 80 northeast
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
Operator AIR CANADA (5262) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 747
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ACA857
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Electrical problem

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