Canada A321 at Calgary on Oct 7th 2016, rejected takeoff due to engine failure

Last Update: October 26, 2016 / 18:48:15 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Oct 7, 2016

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-130

Destination
Toronto, Canada

Aircraft Registration
C-GJVX

Aircraft Type
Airbus A321

ICAO Type Designator
A321

An Air Canada Airbus A321-200, registration C-GJVX performing flight AC-130 from Calgary,AB to Toronto,ON (Canada) with 192 people on board, was accelerating for takeoff from Calgary's runway 17R when the left hand engine (CFM56) emitted a bang and failed. The crew rejected takeoff at low speed (45 knots), stopped on the runway and declared Mayday. Following inspection by emergency services the aircraft taxied to the apron. A runway inspection did not find any debris.

The Canadian TSB reported the engine suffered a compressor stall, the crew received a "ENG 1 STALL" ECAM indication. The engine was replaced.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Oct 7, 2016

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-130

Destination
Toronto, Canada

Aircraft Registration
C-GJVX

Aircraft Type
Airbus A321

ICAO Type Designator
A321

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