Canada B788 near Mexico City on Dec 7th 2020, slat indication enroute

Last Update: December 16, 2020 / 20:54:59 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Dec 7, 2020

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-992

Destination
Toronto, Canada

Aircraft Registration
C-GHQQ

ICAO Type Designator
B788

An Air Canada Boeing 787-8, registration C-GHQQ performing flight AC-992 from Mexico City (Mexico) to Toronto,ON (Canada) with 76 passengers and 9 crew, was enroute at initial flightlevel 330 out of Mexico when the crew received an EICAS "Slats Drive" Message. The crew worked the related checklist, consulted with dispatch and maintenance and decided to continue the flight to Toronto. On approach to Toronto the crew declared PAN PAN and performed a safe landing on runway 33R at a normal speed and taxied to the apron.

The Canadian TSB reported maintenance replaced the slat #6 inboard skew sensor.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Dec 7, 2020

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-992

Destination
Toronto, Canada

Aircraft Registration
C-GHQQ

ICAO Type Designator
B788

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