Canada A319 at Mexico City on May 26th 2020, rejected takeoff due to engine surge

Last Update: May 29, 2020 / 20:15:41 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
May 26, 2020

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-992

Destination
Toronto, Canada

Aircraft Registration
C-FYKR

Aircraft Type
Airbus A319

ICAO Type Designator
A319

An Air Canada Airbus A319-100, registration C-FYKR performing flight AC-992 from Mexico City (Mexico) to Toronto,ON (Canada) with 85 people on board, was accelerating for takeoff from Mexico's runway 05L when the crew rejected takeoff between 60 and 70 KIAS after noticing the left hand engine (CFM56) surged. The aircraft slowed safely and returned to the apron.

The flight was cancelled.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
May 26, 2020

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-992

Destination
Toronto, Canada

Aircraft Registration
C-FYKR

Aircraft Type
Airbus A319

ICAO Type Designator
A319

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