Incident at Winnipeg, MB


1997-09-29: ACA 144, with 134 people on board, was enroute from Vancouver to Montreal and about 100 miles east of Winnipeg when the crew advised ATC that there was a slight smell of smoke in the cockpit. The crew decided to divert to YWG, and the a/c landed without further incident at 1940Z. The Captain of the flight requested no CFR service, however CFR were consulted and they were put on standby.


CADORS Number 1997C0669
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-09-26 - 19:40
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Winnipeg, MB
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 Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of AIRBUS
Model A320 212
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ACA 144
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Electrical problem

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