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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 58598
Last updated: 22 October 2021
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Date:30-JAN-2009
Time:c. 5:00 pm
Type:Silhouette image of generic B77W model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 777-333ER
Owner/operator:Air Canada
Registration: C-FRAM
MSN: 35250/726
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 272
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Nandy Intersection, North Pacific Ocean -   Pacific Ocean
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Vancouver - YVR
Destination airport:Tokyo (Narita) - NRT
Narrative:
The Air Canada Boeing 777-300 aircraft, operating as flight AC001, was en route from Vancouver, BC to Narita, Japan on airway R220. While approaching NANDY intersection, the no.1 engine (GE90-115B) failed. The crew completed the QRH checklist, secured the engine and declared a MAYDAY. They diverted to Anchorage, AK where the aircraft landed without further event. It was determined the no.1 engine gearbox had failed.

Sources:

TSB A09F0018
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/ACA1/history/20090130/2039Z/CYVR/RJAA

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

30 Dec 2015 C-FRAM Air Canada 0 85 NM ENE of Anchorage, Alaska unk


Images:

Photo of C-FRAM courtesy AirHistory.net


London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
28 October 2019; (c) John Smitherman

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Feb-2009 10:54 Certosino Added
21-Dec-2016 17:39 NorCalBoi Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Location, Destination airport, Narrative]
21-Jun-2020 06:09 AviationFan100 Updated [Total occupants]
21-Jun-2020 06:15 harro Updated [Other fatalities, Location, Country, Source, Narrative]

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