Incident at EDMONTON INTL AB (CYEG)
2003-03-27: WJA 99, a B737-220, was approximately 35 NM southwest of Edmonton (YEG) on a flight from Vancouver when the crew advised Edmonton Centre of a hydraulic problem which could possibly affect directional control upon landing. AFF was advised. WJA 99 landed safely on Runway 20 and was able to taxi off the runway. TSB will be contacting the company.
2003-03-28: UPDATE TSB reported that during the flight from Vancouver, the crew observed that the hydraulic fluid quantity was decreasing. In consultation with company maintenence, they were able to stop the loss of fluid. They did not receive any low hydraulic pressure annunciator warnings, but to be on the safe side, they advised ATC of the possibility of steering problems. Following arrival in Edmonton, maintenance discovered that there was a leak in the 'nose gear up' hydraulic line. The line was replaced and the a/c returned to service.
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