Cargojet B752 near Hamilton on Oct 31st 2022, engine shut down in flight

Last Update: November 14, 2022 / 16:18:02 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Oct 31, 2022

Classification
Incident

Airline
Cargojet

Destination
Calgary, Canada

Aircraft Registration
C-GVAJ

Aircraft Type
Boeing 757-200

ICAO Type Designator
B752

A Cargojet Boeing 757-200, registration C-GVAJ performing freight flight W8-919 from Cincinnati,KY (USA) to Calgary,AB (Canada) with 2 crew, was enroute at FL360 about 110nm west of Minneapolis,MN (USA) when the crew observed a momentary EGT exceedance of the left hand engine (RB211) and requested to divert to Hamilton,ON (Canada). The aircraft descended to FL350 and turned east. On final approach to Hamilton's runway 12, when thrust was increased from idle, the crew heard a bang from the left engine, reduced the thrust again and increased again followed by a second bang and the failure of the engine. The crew secured the engine and continued for a safe landing about 2 minutes later. Following an inspection by emergency services the aircraft taxied to the apron.

The Canadian TSB reported: "Maintenance found the following: LH ENG ECC dedicated generator failed, LH engine BVCU failed test, TAT probe fault, all units were replaced, and function checked as per AMM. A borescope inspection was carried out with no faults or findings. As an added precaution, the L ENG LP PUMP fuel filter was inspected and replaced, as well the LH ENG starter was replaced. Additional function check of the L GEN DRIVE was carried out with no faults. A functional check flight was carried out with no faults, aircraft was returned to service."
Aircraft Registration Data
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C-GVAJ
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Canada
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Aircraft Model / Type
757-223
ICAO Aircraft Type
B752
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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Oct 31, 2022

Classification
Incident

Airline
Cargojet

Destination
Calgary, Canada

Aircraft Registration
C-GVAJ

Aircraft Type
Boeing 757-200

ICAO Type Designator
B752

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