Canada A333 at Frankfurt on Mar 9th 2016, hydraulic leak

Last Update: March 24, 2016 / 21:05:21 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Mar 9, 2016

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-844

Aircraft Registration
C-GHKR

Aircraft Type
Airbus A330-300

ICAO Type Designator
A333

An Air Canada Airbus A330-300, registration C-GHKR performing flight AC-844 (dep Mar 8th) from Calgary,AB (Canada) to Frankfurt/Main (Germany) with 248 people on board, landed on Frankfurt's runway 25R and slowed. While vacating the runway the crew noticed a green hydraulic system low reservoir quantity indication and stopped the aircraft. Emergency services attended to check the aircraft, which was subsequently towed to the apron.

The Canadian TSB reported a hydraulic pressure line in the wheel well was repaired.

The occurrence aircraft was able to depart for flight AC-877 to Toronto,ON (Canada) after about 7 hours on the ground.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Mar 9, 2016

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-844

Aircraft Registration
C-GHKR

Aircraft Type
Airbus A330-300

ICAO Type Designator
A333

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