Canada A320 near Vancouver on Jan 18th 2019, hydraulic leak

Last Update: February 11, 2019 / 21:50:36 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 18, 2019

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-307

Aircraft Registration
C-FZUB

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

An Air Canada Airbus A320-200, registration C-FZUB performing flight AC-307 from Montreal,QC to Vancouver,BC (Canada) with 134 people on board, was enroute when the crew received a "HYD 2 LO LVL" ECAM indication followed by a "Y ENG PUMP LO PR" message. The crew completed the ECAM actions, contacted maintenance and notified ATC. The crew continued the flight, during approach to Vancouver the crew declared PAN PAN and landed safely on Vancouver's runway 08L and stopped on the runway for an inspection by emergency services. About 5 minutes later the aircraft taxied to the apron with company maintenance and emergency services in trail.

The Canadian TSB reported chafing was found on the yellow hydraulic pressure line at the aft pylon area causing the leak. The damaged parts were replaced.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jan 18, 2019

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-307

Aircraft Registration
C-FZUB

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

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