Incident at Calgary, AB

Summary

1999-07-15: FDX 135, a B727, departed Calgary for Great Falls, MT and shortly after takeoff, the crew reported smoke in the cargo area. They declared an emergency and returned to land safely with CFR on standby. Five other a/c were delayed during the occurrence. Subsequent investigation revealed no fire, which suggests a faulty indication. OPI - System Safety

Details


CADORS Number 1999C0576
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-07-15 - 01:53
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Calgary, AB
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration the United States of America
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner FEDERAL EXPRESS
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
BOEING
Model 727 200
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make UNITED JT SERIES
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number FDX 135
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Declared emergency/priority,Fire/smoke (warning)

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