Cargojet B763 at Hamilton on Dec 29th 2016, flaps problem

Last Update: January 18, 2017 / 20:23:20 GMT/Zulu time

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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Dec 29, 2016

Classification
Incident

Airline
Cargojet

Flight number
W8-1894

Destination
Hamilton, Canada

Aircraft Registration
C-GVIJ

Aircraft Type
Boeing 767-300

ICAO Type Designator
B763

A Cargojet Boeing 767-300, registration C-GVIJ performing flight W8-1894 (dep Dec 28th) from Cologne (Germany) to Hamilton,ON (Canada) with 4 crew, was on approach to Hamilton, when upon selecting the flaps to 20 degrees the crew received a "TE FLAPS DISAGREE" EICAS message, the flaps stopped at 15 degrees. The crew declared emergency, worked the related checklists and used the alternate flaps system to extend the flaps to 20 degrees. The aircraft subsequently landed safely.

The Canadian TSB reported maintenance found the flap 7 transmission torque limiter tripped and replaced the system.

The aircraft had already had a similiar event the day before, see Incident: Cargojet B763 at Cologne on Dec 28th 2016, flaps problem.
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Incident Facts

Date of incident
Dec 29, 2016

Classification
Incident

Airline
Cargojet

Flight number
W8-1894

Destination
Hamilton, Canada

Aircraft Registration
C-GVIJ

Aircraft Type
Boeing 767-300

ICAO Type Designator
B763

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