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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 153358
Last updated: 27 March 2021
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Time:c. 14:40 EST
Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-211
Owner/operator:Air Canada
Registration: C-FMSX
C/n / msn: 378
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 154
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Montreal -   Canada
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Montreal, Canada
Destination airport:Cancun, Mexico
Air Canada flight AC-1252 (A320-200) had to return to Montreal due to smoke in the cabin. C-FMSX climbed through 7000 feet, when the crew reported smoke in the cabin. The aircraft landed safely in Montreal on Runway 24R.

The passengers were carried by an replacement Airbus A320-211 (C-FPDN) to Cancun.



Photo of C-FMSX courtesy

Montréal - Pierre Elliott Trudeau International (CYUL / YUL)
25 July 2012; (c) Pierre Langlois

Revision history:

19-Feb-2013 09:34 myair Added
19-Feb-2013 10:09 myair Updated [Aircraft type]
22-Feb-2013 01:11 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Damage, Narrative]

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