Canada B789 over Atlantic on May 29th 2018, engine oil leak
Last Update: June 4, 2018 / 21:19:47 GMT/Zulu time
The Canadian TSB reported: "maintenance determined that the L2 Variable Frequency Starter Generator (VFSG) was leaking oil due to O rings damage on the shaft and the carbon seal. After the VFSG and the carbon seal were replaced, a successful leak check was carried out."
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