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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 220993
Last updated: 19 January 2022
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Time:07:50 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A319 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A319-114
Owner/operator:Air Canada
Registration: C-GARG
MSN: 742
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:122 nm ENE of Vancouver, BC -   Canada
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Winnipeg-James Armstrong Richardson International Airport, MB (YWG/CYWG)
Destination airport:Vancouver International Airport, BC (YVR/CYVR)
An Airbus A319-100 aircraft operated by Air Canada, was conducting flight AC295 from Winnipeg/James A. Richardson Intl (CYWG), MB to Vancouver Intl (CYVR), BC. As the aircraft had just started the descent approximately 120 nm east northeast of CYVR, the flight crew declared an emergency due to compressor stalls on the number 2 engine (CFM56-5A5). The flight crew executed the QRH, stabilized the affected engine, and continued to destination without further
incident with the engine at idle.
The operator’s maintenance replaced the Hydro Mechanical Unit (HMU), the fuel pump and the high pressure bleed valve. A high power run was completed and the aircraft was returned to service on January 10.


TSB A19P0005

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

15 Dec 2018 C-GARG Air Canada 0 19 NM NNW of Los Angeles, CA non


Photo of C-GARG courtesy

Montréal - Pierre Elliott Trudeau International (CYUL / YUL)
6 April 2014; (c) Pierre Langlois

Revision history:

21-Jan-2019 20:38 harro Added

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