Canada A320 near Toronto on Jul 17th 2016, brakes inoperative

Last Update: August 4, 2016 / 21:17:04 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 17, 2016

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-411

Destination
Toronto, Canada

Aircraft Registration
C-FDQV

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

An Air Canada Airbus A320-200, registration C-FDQV performing flight AC-411 from Montreal,QC to Toronto,ON (Canada) with 150 people on board, was on final approach to Toronto's runway 24R when the crew received an "AUTO BRAKE FAULT" ECAM message and normal brakes became inoperative. The crew went around, worked the related checklists and requested runway 15L. The aircraft landed safely on runway 15L and taxied to the gate.

The Canadian TSB reported the aircraft had been dispatched with autobrakes de-activated according to minimum list requirements. Maintenance subsequently replaced the Brakes and Steering Control Unit (BSCU), the brakes pressure transducer unit and the brakes servo valves.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Jul 17, 2016

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-411

Destination
Toronto, Canada

Aircraft Registration
C-FDQV

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

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