Incident at WINNIPEG / JAMES ARMSTRONG RICHARDSON INTL MB (CYWG)

Summary

2003-02-06: UPDATE TSB reported that ACA 6081 was en route from Saskatoon to Toronto when the crew noted smoke in the cockpit coming from behind the fuel panel. They turned the fuel boost pump switches off and diverted the flight to Winnipeg, where it landed without further incident. Maintenance found that the P5-2 panel was faulty and replaced it.
2003-02-03: The crew of ACA 6081, a B737 with 92 people on board, enroute from Saskatoon to Toronto, declared an emergency due to smoke in the cockpit and advised that they were diverting to Winnipeg. The Tower was notified and emergency services were alerted. ACA 6081 landed on Runway 13 at 2046Z without further incident. Three aircraft delayed 5-8 minutes. TSB has been in contact with the company.

Details


CADORS Number 2003C0154
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-02-02 - 20:20
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYWG
Aerodrome Name WINNIPEG / JAMES ARMSTRONG RICHARDSON INTL MB (CYWG)
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Winnipeg
TSB Occurrence Number A03C0033
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 27361
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Other,Fire/smoke (non-impact)
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GWPW | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner AIR CANADA
Operator AIR CANADA (5262) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
BOEING
Model 737 275
Year Built 1985
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make PRATT & WHITNEY
Engine Model JT8D-17
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ACA 6081
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Smoke/fumes - aircraft,Diversion,Declared emergency/priority,Electrical problem

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