Canada B763 at Milan on Oct 8th 2016, rejected takeoff due to dead airspeed

Last Update: October 27, 2016 / 21:32:47 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Oct 8, 2016

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-895

Destination
Toronto, Canada

Aircraft Registration
C-FXCA

Aircraft Type
Boeing 767-300

ICAO Type Designator
B763

An Air Canada Boeing 767-300, registration C-FXCA performing flight AC-895 from Milan Malpensa (Italy) to Toronto,ON (Canada), was accelerating for takeoff from Malpensa's runway 35L when the crew rejected takeoff at about 90 knots due to the captain's analog airspeed indicator not coming alive. The aircraft slowed safely, emergency services inspected the brakes, the aircraft subsequently returned to the apron.

The Canadian TSB reported the airspeed indicator was replaced.

The flight was rescheduled to the following day as AC-2195. The occurrence aircraft departed for flight AC-2195 and reached Toronto with a delay of 21 hours.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Oct 8, 2016

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-895

Destination
Toronto, Canada

Aircraft Registration
C-FXCA

Aircraft Type
Boeing 767-300

ICAO Type Designator
B763

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