Incident at EDMONTON INTL AB (CYEG) (Dangerous goods/hazardous materials)


2019-11-28: A Sunwing Airlines Boeing 737-86J (C-FWGH/SWG487) from Edmonton, AB (CYEG) to Cancun, Mexico (MMUN) pushed back from Gate 62 and then advised ground control of a fuel spill. Firehall advised.
2020-02-20: UPDATE TSB #A19W0160: C-FWGH, a Sunwing Airlines Inc. Boeing 737-800, was operating as flight SWG487 from Edmonton International (CYEG), AB. to Cancun Intl.(MMUN), Mexico. Just after pushback from CYEG gate 62 the flight crew were notified by the ground crew of a fuel leak from right hand engine (CFM International CFM56-7B26E). As a precaution the engine was shut down and the aircraft returned to the gate where maintenance inspected the engine and found a loose fuel line. The line was tightened and an idle engine run was conducted. No further leaks were found. The aircraft departed to the destination without further incident.


CADORS Number 2019C5201
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA,Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 2019-11-27 - 2115 Z
Day or Night? day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYEG
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, EDMONTON INTL AB (CYEG)
TSB Occurrence Number A19W0160
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 259019-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA,Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories Aerodrome,Fuel related
Events Dangerous goods/hazardous materials

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FWGH | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type
Owner Sunwing Airlines Inc.
Operator Sunwing Airlines Inc. (15022) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 737-86J
Year Built 2011
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Model CFM56-7B26/E
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number SWG487
Flight Rule IFR
CARS Subpart 705
Phase of Flight Taxi
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events 'Fuel - leak','Fuel - spill'

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