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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 219514
Last updated: 17 October 2021
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Date:04-DEC-2018
Time:16:31 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B38M model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737 MAX 8
Owner/operator:Air Canada
Registration: C-FSDW
MSN: 61212/6805
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 131
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:near Calgary Intl, AB (CYYC) -   Canada
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Montreal/Pierre Elliot Trudeau Intl., QC (CYUL)
Destination airport:Calgary Intl, AB (CYYC)
Narrative:
A Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft operated by Air Canada, was conducting flight AC321 from Montreal/Pierre Elliot Trudeau Intl., QC (CYUL) to Calgary Intl, AB (CYYC) with 6 crew members and 125 passengers on board. Approximately 1/2 mile back, on final approach to runway 35R,
multiple birds were ingested in the #2 engine (CFM International Leap 1B). The crew continued the approach and an uneventful landing was accomplished. Abnormal vibrations were noted in the #2 engine and the crew elected to shut down the #2 engine as a precaution on the taxi from the runway. The aircraft was removed from service while maintenance conducted the appropriate inspection items.
The aircraft re-entered service on December 6.

Sources:

TSB


Images:

Photo of C-FSDW courtesy AirHistory.net


Victoria - International (CYYJ / YYJ)
26 June 2021; (c) Tim Martin

Revision history:

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15-Dec-2018 12:42 harro Added

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