Incident at CALGARY INTL AB (CYYC)

Summary

2003-03-12: The Airbus 320 had been de-iced at Calgary and the flight crew received an indication of cargo smoke. Pushback was stopped and the cargo bays inspected. De-icing vapour was noticed and the auxiliary power unit(APU) was smoking. The aircraft returned to the gate but by then the smoke had dissipated. The cargo bay was inspected a second time and the flight departed without further incident.

Details


CADORS Number 2003C0325
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 2003-03-07 - 15:55
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYYC
Aerodrome Name CALGARY INTL AB (CYYC)
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Calgary
TSB Occurrence Number A03W0050
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant]
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FLSS | 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 AIRBUS
AIRBUS
Model  Silhouette image of A320 211
A320 211
Year Built 1992
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make CFM INTERNATIONAL
Engine Model  Silhouette image of CFM56-5A1
CFM56-5A1
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ACA
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Parked
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events False warning - smoke or fire

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