Canada A333 at Lyon on Jun 7th 2019, flapless landing

Last Update: June 17, 2019 / 22:26:27 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jun 7, 2019

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-828

Destination
Lyon, France

Aircraft Registration
C-GEFA

Aircraft Type
Airbus A330-300

ICAO Type Designator
A333

Airport ICAO Code
LFLY

An Air Canada Airbus A330-300, registration C-GEFA performing flight AC-828 (dep Jun 6th) from Montreal,QC (Canada) to Lyon (France) with 218 passengers and 10 crew, was enroute when the crew received a "F/CTL FLAP SYS 2 FAULT" ECAM message and worked the related checklists. On approach to Lyon the crew declared PAN PAN and performed a landing on runway 17R at a higher than normal speed (about 160 knots over ground).

The Canadian TSB reported the aircraft performed a flapless landing with emergency services on stand by. Maintenance tested slats/flaps computers 1 and 2 and checked the torque limiters. The flaps operated normally, no further faults were found, the aircraft was released for the return flight, however, suffered a similiar issue on arrival back into Montreal, see Incident: Canada A333 at Montreal on Jun 7th 2019, flapless landing.

Metars:
LFLY 070730Z AUTO 20010KT 160V250 CAVOK 20/08 Q1009 TEMPO 18030G45KT=
LFLY 070700Z AUTO 19012G22KT 140V220 CAVOK 19/07 Q1009 TEMPO 18030G45KT=
LFLY 070630Z AUTO 18011KT CAVOK 18/08 Q1008 TEMPO 18030G45KT=
LFLY 070600Z AUTO VRB05KT CAVOK 17/08 Q1009 BECMG 18020G30KT=
LFLY 070530Z AUTO VRB04KT CAVOK 16/08 Q1009 BECMG 18020G30KT=
LFLY 070500Z AUTO 04004KT 320V110 CAVOK 15/08 Q1009 BECMG 18020G30KT=
LFLY 070430Z AUTO 06005KT 020V090 CAVOK 15/08 Q1009 BECMG 18020G30KT=
LFLY 070400Z AUTO 15006KT 100V190 CAVOK 15/08 Q1010 NOSIG=
LFLY 070330Z AUTO 17011KT 140V200 CAVOK 16/08 Q1010 NOSIG=
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jun 7, 2019

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-828

Destination
Lyon, France

Aircraft Registration
C-GEFA

Aircraft Type
Airbus A330-300

ICAO Type Designator
A333

Airport ICAO Code
LFLY

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