Canada A321 at Toronto on Jan 15th 2018, hydraulic leak

Last Update: January 31, 2018 / 21:07:57 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 15, 2018

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-119

Aircraft Registration
C-GJWO

Aircraft Type
Airbus A321

ICAO Type Designator
A321

An Air Canada Airbus A321-200, registration C-GJWO performing flight AC-119 from Toronto,ON to Vancouver,BC (Canada) with 140 passengers and 6 crew, was climbing out of Toronto when the crew stopped the climb at FL260 and declared PAN reporting a hydraulic failure. The aircraft returned to Toronto, burned off fuel, the crew performed an alternate gear extension and landed safely on runway 15L about 2 hours after departure.

The Canadian TSB reported the crew received a "HYD G RSVR LO LVL" ECAM message, declared PAN an returned to Toronto, nose wheel steering, the #1 thrust reverser and normal landing gear extension were unavailable. The crew performed an alternate gear extension and performed an uneventful landing with emergency services in attendance. Maintenance found the green hydraulic line in the #1 engine pylon leaking. The line was replaced.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 15, 2018

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-119

Aircraft Registration
C-GJWO

Aircraft Type
Airbus A321

ICAO Type Designator
A321

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