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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 77804
Last updated: 22 April 2019
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Date:07-SEP-2010
Time:18:00 CDT
Type:Silhouette image of generic A319 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A319-100
Owner/operator:Air Canada
Registration: C-FYIY
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 116
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Minneapolis -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:SFO
Destination airport:YYZ
Narrative:
While en route to Toronto, the crew noticed a glow near the bottom of the left hand windscreen. This windscreen later shattered. The crew decended to a lower flight level, declared an emergency, and was diverted to Minneapolis where it landed without issue.

The plane was repaired and was back in the air to it's destination about 4 hours later.

Sources:

[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.aircrashobserver.com/e107/news.php?item.1646]


Revision history:

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17-Sep-2010 10:07 eod Added

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