Canada A319 at Edmonton on Dec 10th 2016, thrust reverser unlocked in flight

Last Update: December 16, 2016 / 20:22:26 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Dec 10, 2016

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-237

Aircraft Registration
C-FYJI

Aircraft Type
Airbus A319

ICAO Type Designator
A319

An Air Canada Airbus A319-100, registration C-FYJI performing flight AC-237 from Edmonton,AB to Vancouver,BC (Canada) with 109 people on board, was climbing out of Edmonton when the crew received indication that the right hand engine's (CFM56) thrust reversers had unlocked. The crew stopped the climb at 6000 feet, worked the related checklists and returned to Edmonton for a safe landing about 25 minutes after departure.

The flight was cancelled.

The Canadian TSB reported maintenance replaced the #2 engine thrust reverser hydraulic control unit and the upper blocker door latch.
Incident Facts

Date of incident
Dec 10, 2016

Classification
Incident

Airline
Air Canada

Flight number
AC-237

Aircraft Registration
C-FYJI

Aircraft Type
Airbus A319

ICAO Type Designator
A319

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