Canada A319 at Vancouver on Dec 10th 2017, burning vacuum

Last Update: December 29, 2017 / 21:40:31 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Dec 10, 2017

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-234

Destination
Edmonton, Canada

Aircraft Registration
C-FYKR

Aircraft Type
Airbus A319

ICAO Type Designator
A319

An Air Canada Airbus A319-100, registration C-FYKR performing flight AC-234 from Vancouver,BC to Edmonton,AB (Canada) with 88 passengers and 8 crew, was climbing out of Vancouver's runway 26L when the crew stopped the climb due to a strong electrical burning odour on board reporting they had hit a bird on departure. The aircraft returned to Vancouver for a safe landing on runway 26R about 25 minutes after departure.

The Canadian TSB reported maintenance action revealed a failed vacuum generator rotor.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Dec 10, 2017

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-234

Destination
Edmonton, Canada

Aircraft Registration
C-FYKR

Aircraft Type
Airbus A319

ICAO Type Designator
A319

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