Incident at 80 miles south of Ottawa, Ontario


1996-10-22: The flight departed Toronto (LBPIA) for London (Heathrow), England when the crew requested a return to Toronto (from a position about 80 nm south of Ottawa). The aircraft had lost a couple of its generators and could not continue overseas. Fuel was dumped and the aircraft landed safely on Toronto (LBPIA)'s runway 24R at 0211Z. Ops. impact -- none.


CADORS Number 1996O0473
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1996-10-19 - 02:11
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, 80 miles south of Ottawa, Ontario
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 ACA856
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Electrical problem

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