Canada B773 near Anchorage on Aug 30th 2017, hydraulic problem

Last Update: September 18, 2017 / 21:00:18 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Aug 30, 2017

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-7

Destination
Hong Kong, China

Aircraft Registration
C-FIVW

Aircraft Type
Boeing 777-300

ICAO Type Designator
B773

An Air Canada Boeing 777-300, registration C-FIVW performing flight AC-7 from Vancouver,BC (Canada) to Hong Kong (China) with 221 people on board, was enroute at FL340 about 240nm northwest of Anchorage,AK (USA) when the crew received a warning message concerning the right hand hydraulic system, declared PAN and decided to return to Vancouver. The aircraft landed safely back on Vancouver's runway 08R about 3 hours later.

The Canadian TSB reported maintenance replaced the right hand engine (GE90) driven hydraulic pump.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Aug 30, 2017

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-7

Destination
Hong Kong, China

Aircraft Registration
C-FIVW

Aircraft Type
Boeing 777-300

ICAO Type Designator
B773

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