Canada E190 at Boston on Feb 8th 2019, hard landing

Last Update: February 19, 2019 / 20:32:06 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Feb 8, 2019

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-526

Aircraft Registration
C-FMZB

Aircraft Type
Embraer ERJ-190

ICAO Type Designator
E190

An Air Canada Embraer ERJ-190, registration C-FMZB performing flight AC-526 from Toronto,ON (Canada) to Boston,MA (USA) with 84 passengers and 4 crew, was on final approach to Boston's runway 32 when the crew received a windshear warning and performed the recovery procedure. The approach was still stabilized, the crew therefore continued the approach. During the flare the wind changed and the aircraft touched down hard. The aircraft rolled out without further incident, the crew requested emergency services to attend to the aircraft and inspect the aircraft for damage. No damage was found.

The Canadian TSB reported the aircraft taxied to the gate. There were no injuries. The occurrence was rated a reportable incident.

The occurrence aircraft remained on the ground in Boston for 41.5 hours, then returned to service.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Feb 8, 2019

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-526

Aircraft Registration
C-FMZB

Aircraft Type
Embraer ERJ-190

ICAO Type Designator
E190

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