Incident Canadair CRJ-100ER C-FSJU, Wednesday 22 September 2010
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Date:Wednesday 22 September 2010
Time:14:27 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic CRJ1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Canadair CRJ-100ER
Owner/operator:Air Canada Jazz
Registration: C-FSJU
MSN: 7060
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Category:Incident
Location:Moncton/Greater Moncton Roméo LeBlanc International Airport, NB (YQM/C -   Canada
Phase: Pushback / towing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Moncton/Greater Moncton Roméo LeBlanc International Airport, NB (YQM/CYQM)
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: TSB
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Narrative:
Air Canada Jazz flight JZA8991, a CRJ-200, was pushing back from the terminal when the flight crew heard a loud bang.
The crew then aborted the pushback and exited the aircraft for a visual inspection which revealed hydraulic fluid leaking onto the apron. Maintenance inspection revealed that the lower brake accumulator (P/N: 08-60163-002, S/N: 60163-305) screw cap/end cap had failed detaching from the accumulator at sufficient energy to cause perforation of the pressure and radome bulkheads.
An AD addressing this malfunction had been issued on 3 August 2010 (AD #: CF-2010-24). The operator was in the process of completing the corrective action stated in the AD.

Sources:

TSB A10A0098

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Jan-2024 20:51 harro Added
12-Jan-2024 20:52 harro Updated [Other fatalities, Location]

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