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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 223678
Last updated: 9 September 2021
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Time:11:17 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-232
Owner/operator:United Airlines
Registration: N492UA
MSN: 1755
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 76
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Toronto/Lester B. Pearson Intl (CYYZ), ON -   Canada
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Toronto-Pearson International Airport, ON (YYZ/CYYZ)
Destination airport:Denver International Airport, CO (DEN/KDEN)
An Airbus A320-200 aircraft operated by United Airlines, was conducting flight UA1799 from Toronto/Lester B. Pearson Intl (CYYZ), ON to Denver Intl (KDEN), CO with 5 crew members and 71 passengers on board. During the initial climb after the takeoff from runway 33R at CYYZ, the flight crew was unable to control the thrust on the number one engine. The flight crew shut the engine (IAE V2500) down in accordance with QRH procedures, declared an emergency, and returned to CYYZ. The aircraft landed back on runway 33R without further incident; there were no
reported injuries.
The operatorís maintenance replaced the Fuel Metering Unit and the Electronic Engine Control. The aircraft was then returned to service on 25 March 2019.




Photo of N492UA courtesy

Fort Lauderdale - Hollywood International (KFLL / FLL)
24 November 2007; (c) Lewis Grant

Revision history:

03-Apr-2019 09:37 harro Added

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