Canada A320 at San Juan on Nov 13th 2016, engine anomaly on departure

Last Update: November 18, 2016 / 20:38:26 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Nov 13, 2016

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-957

Destination
Toronto, Canada

Aircraft Registration
C-GPWG

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

An Air Canada Airbus A320-200, registration C-GPWG performing flight AC-957 from San Juan (Puerto Rico) to Toronto,ON (Canada) with 132 people on board, was climbing through 2000 feet out of San Juan's runway 10 when the right hand engine (CFM56) stalled without an according ECAM message, about 3-5 seconds later all engine parameters returned to normal. The crew requested to return to the airfield nonetheless, levelled off at 4000 feet and returned to San Juan for a safe landing on runway 10 about 35 minutes later.

The Canadian TSB reported the crew did not declare emergency electing to return to have the engine inspected. Air Canada's maintenance replaced the engine.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Nov 13, 2016

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-957

Destination
Toronto, Canada

Aircraft Registration
C-GPWG

Aircraft Type
Airbus A320

ICAO Type Designator
A320

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