Air Canada A320 at Toronto on Sep 30th 2013, generator failure

Last Update: October 3, 2013 / 20:08:33 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Sep 30, 2013

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-125

Destination
Calgary, Canada

Aircraft Registration
C-FDRH

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

An Air Canada Airbus A320-200, registration C-FDRH performing flight AC-125 from Toronto,ON to Calgary,AB (Canada) with 154 people on board, stopped the climb out of Toronto at 8000 feet due to the failure of the right hand generator (engine CFM56), declared PAN and returned to Toronto for a safe landing on runway 23 about 30 minutes later.

The Canadian TSB reported maintenance replaced the integrated drive generator, generator control unit and the #1 bus tie contactor.

A replacement A320-200 reached Calgary with a delay of 2:40 hours.
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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Sep 30, 2013

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-125

Destination
Calgary, Canada

Aircraft Registration
C-FDRH

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

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