Canada B789 at Toronto on Feb 10th 2019, fuelitis

Last Update: February 27, 2019 / 22:22:12 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Feb 10, 2019

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-859

Destination
Toronto, Canada

Aircraft Registration
C-FNOG

ICAO Type Designator
B789

An Air Canada Boeing 787-9, registration C-FNOG performing flight AC-859 from London Heathrow,EN (UK) to Toronto,ON (Canada), was on final approach to Toronto's runway 05, the crew received indications of 4800 kg of fuel remaining, when ATC instructed the aircraft to go around due to traffic on the runway, the preceding arrival was slow in vacating the runway. The crew initiated the go around, during pitch up the fuel indications reduced to 3200 kg of fuel remaining. The crew declared PAN PAN, positioned for another approach and landed safely on runway 05 about 14 minutes after the go-around.

The Canadian TSB reported when the aircraft reached the gate the fuel quantity indications showed 3800kg of fuel remaining.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Feb 10, 2019

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-859

Destination
Toronto, Canada

Aircraft Registration
C-FNOG

ICAO Type Designator
B789

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