Incident at Winnipeg, MB


1999-06-23: The crew of ACA 253, an A320, advised the Ground Controller while holding short of Runway 36 that they might have an emergency. The pilot later reported there was a smoke indication in the cabin area which he said was under control and taxied back to the apron on his own power. No request for CFR and only one other a/c was delayed for 10 minutes. OPI - System Safety UPDATE TSB reported that the problem was traced to a faulty coffee maker in the aft galley. The offending coffee maker was replaced and the a/c returned to service.


CADORS Number 1999C0465
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-06-15 - 15:17
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],Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FMST | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator AIR CANADA (5262) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of AIRBUS
Model  Silhouette image of A320 211
A320 211
Year Built 1992
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make CFM56-2 SERIES
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ACA 253
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Taxi
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Fire/smoke (warning),Electrical problem

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