Canada B772 at Toronto on May 27th 2024, engine shut down in flight

Last Update: June 20, 2024 / 09:18:36 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
May 27, 2024

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-42

Destination
Delhi, India

Aircraft Registration
C-FIUA

Aircraft Type
Boeing 777-200

ICAO Type Designator
B772

An Air Canada Boeing 777-200, registration C-FIUA performing flight AC-42 from Toronto,ON (Canada) to Delhi (India) with 255 people on board, was climbing out of Toronto's runway 23 when the crew heard a loud bang from the left engine (GE90) accompanied by an EICAS message of smoke in the crew rest area. The crew stopped the climb at about FL300, worked the related checklists, shut the left engine down, dumped fuel and returned to Toronto for a safe landing on runway 23 about 80 minutes after departure.

The Canadian TSB reported the left engine was replaced.

The aircraft returned to service on Jun 4th 2024.
Aircraft Registration Data
Registration mark
C-FIUA
Country of Registration
Canada
Date of Registration
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TCDS Ident. No.
Manufacturer
Boeing
Aircraft Model / Type
777-233LR
ICAO Aircraft Type
B772
Year of Manufacture
Serial Number
Aircraft Address / Mode S Code (HEX)
Maximum Take off Mass (MTOM) [kg]
Engine Count
Engine Type
Main Owner
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Aircraft registration data reproduced and distributed with the permission of the Government of Canada.

Incident Facts

Date of incident
May 27, 2024

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-42

Destination
Delhi, India

Aircraft Registration
C-FIUA

Aircraft Type
Boeing 777-200

ICAO Type Designator
B772

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