Incident Airbus A220-300 C-GJXE, Saturday 2 March 2024
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Date:Saturday 2 March 2024
Type:Silhouette image of generic BCS3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Airbus A220-300
Owner/operator:Air Canada
Registration: C-GJXE
MSN: 55076
Year of manufacture:2020
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 141
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:S of Montreal International Airport, QC (YUL) -   Canada
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Montreal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport, QC (YUL/CYUL)
Destination airport:Miami International Airport, FL (MIA/KMIA)
Investigating agency: TSB
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Air Canada flight AC1208, an Airbus A220-300, was climbing after take-off from CYUL when the crew received an "Engine nacelle overheat" message on the number 2 engine. The Quick Reference Handbook (QRH) procedures were carried out but the message persisted. The crew shut down engine 2 and declared a state of emergency (PAN PAN). The aircraft returned to CYUL safely with the airport emergency services on standby.
Maintenance personnel carried out inspections and replaced the following parts: Buffer Air Pressure sensor (BAPS), Buffer Air Valve Selenoid and Valve Assy - Buffer Shut Off. The aircraft was returned to service after a satisfactory windmilling test.


TSB A24Q0037

Revision history:

22-Apr-2024 08:13 ASN Added
22-Apr-2024 08:15 ASN Updated [Date, Time, Location, Damage, Plane category]

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