Air Canada B772 at Bridgetown on Feb 5th 2015, cargo smoke indication

Last Update: February 9, 2015 / 21:20:13 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Feb 5, 2015

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-967

Destination
Toronto, Canada

Aircraft Registration
C-FIVK

Aircraft Type
Boeing 777-200

ICAO Type Designator
B772

An Air Canada Boeing 777-200, registration C-FIVK performing flight AC-967 from Bridgetown (Barbados) to Toronto,ON (Canada), was climbing out of Bridgetown's runway 09 when the crew stopped the climb at 2000 feet reporting a cargo smoke indication and returned to Bridgetown for a safe landing on runway 09 about 5 minutes after departure. Emergency services did not find any trace of fire, smoke or heat.

The flight was cancelled.

On Feb 9th 2015 the Canadian TSB reported the crew received a forward cargo hold smoke indication, declared Mayday, discharged the fire suppression bottles and returned to Bridgetown. Emergency services found no evidence of fire or smoke. The airline is investigating the occurrence.
Aircraft Registration Data
Registration mark
C-FIVK
Country of Registration
Canada
Date of Registration
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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
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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Feb 5, 2015

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-967

Destination
Toronto, Canada

Aircraft Registration
C-FIVK

Aircraft Type
Boeing 777-200

ICAO Type Designator
B772

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