Canada A320 at Montreal on Oct 17th 2018, auto brakes fault

Last Update: October 23, 2018 / 18:25:44 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Oct 17, 2018

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-416

Destination
Montreal, Canada

Aircraft Registration
C-FFWN

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

An Air Canada Airbus A320-200, registration C-FFWN performing flight AC-416 from Toronto,ON to Montreal,QC (Canada) with 145 passengers and 5 crew, was on short final to Montreal's runway 24R when the crew received a "AUTO BRK FAULT" ECAM message and decided to go around. The crew requested to enter hold clear of other traffic while working the related checklists, declared emergency about 20 minutes later and landed safely about 30 minutes after the go around.

The Canadian TSB reported pin F on the brake servo valve #1 connector 15GG-A was contaminated. The pin was replaced, operational tests were satisfactory thereafter.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Oct 17, 2018

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-416

Destination
Montreal, Canada

Aircraft Registration
C-FFWN

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

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