Incident at Vicinity of Wainwright, AB


1999-02-02: ACA 844, an A340, had departed Calgary (YYC) for Frankfurt with 111 people on board and was near Wainwright when the crew observed a door open indication. They requested descent to 10,000 feet and clearance back to YYC, where the flight landed uneventfully at 0241Z. No ERS equipment was required. OPI - Maintenance and Manufacturing (PNR to convey to company PMI) UPDATE TSB reported that the crew received a door warning light and the ECAM indicated that door L4 was closed, but not locked. The crew reviewed the AOM and QRH and confirmed that it was not a requirement to return for maintenance, however, the flight attendants expressed some discomfort with the snag, so the crew decided to return.


CADORS Number 1999C0034
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-01-13 - 01:56
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Vicinity of Wainwright, AB
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 FTNQ | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of AIRBUS
Model A340 313
Year Built 1994
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ACA 844
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Door/canopy openings indications

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