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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 194882
Last updated: 12 May 2019
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Date:16-APR-2017
Time:19:53
Type:Silhouette image of generic A333 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A330-343
Owner/operator:Air Canada
Registration: C-GFUR
C/n / msn: 344
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 294
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Montreal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport, QC (YUL) -   Canada
Phase: Take off
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Montreal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport, QC (YUL)
Destination airport:London-Heathrow Airport (LHR)
Narrative:
Air Canada flight AC864, an Airbus A330-300, lost a wheel during takeoff from runway 16L at Montreal's Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport in Quebec, Canada.
The aircraft departed at 19:53 LT (23:53 UTC) and safely landed at London-Heathrow Airport, U.K. at 07:03 LT (06:03 UTC, April 17).
It appeared the right hand forward wheel of the right hand main landing gear was missing.

Sources:

https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/c-gfur#d167d8f
http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/montreal/air-canada-flight-wheel-montreal-london-1.4073463


Images:

Photo of C-GFUR courtesy AirHistory.net


Amsterdam - Schiphol (EHAM / AMS)
20 May 2017; (c) Gerard Helmer

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Apr-2017 06:22 harro Added
18-Apr-2017 06:23 harro Updated [Operator, Embed code]
19-Apr-2017 08:04 AF5541 Updated [Total occupants]
19-Apr-2017 08:04 harro Updated [Source]

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