Incident Airbus A320-211 C-FKCO,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 349206
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Date:Friday 24 September 1999
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-FKCO
MSN: 0277
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Aircraft damage:
Location:St. John's, Newfoundland -   Canada
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: TSB
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
The Airbus A320, C-FKCO, operating as Air Canada flight 630, was on a scheduled flight from Toronto, Ontario, to St. John's, Newfoundland. During the night localizer approach to runway 29, which had a relocated threshold, strong gusty winds were encountered. The aircraft touched down approximately 250 feet short of the relocated threshold, striking sawhorse-type construction barriers. The aircraft sustained damage to two brake lines and one brake temperature sensor. There were no injuries to any of the occupants. The aircraft touched down at 0053 Newfoundland daylight time.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: TSB
Report number: A99A0131
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 1 year and 6 months
Download report: Final report



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