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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 58598
Last updated: 22 November 2021
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Time:c. 5:00 pm
Type:Silhouette image of generic B77W model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 777-333ER
Owner/operator:Air Canada
Registration: C-FRAM
MSN: 35250/726
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 272
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Nandy Intersection, North Pacific Ocean -   Pacific Ocean
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Vancouver - YVR
Destination airport:Tokyo (Narita) - NRT
The Air Canada Boeing 777-300 aircraft, operating as flight AC001, was en route from Vancouver, BC to Narita, Japan on airway R220. While approaching NANDY intersection, the no.1 engine (GE90-115B) failed. The crew completed the QRH checklist, secured the engine and declared a MAYDAY. They diverted to Anchorage, AK where the aircraft landed without further event. It was determined the no.1 engine gearbox had failed.


TSB A09F0018

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

30 Dec 2015 C-FRAM Air Canada 0 85 NM ENE of Anchorage, Alaska unk


Photo of C-FRAM courtesy

London - Heathrow (EGLL / LHR)
28 October 2019; (c) John Smitherman

Revision history:

01-Feb-2009 10:54 Certosino Added
21-Dec-2016 17:39 NorCalBoi Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Location, Destination airport, Narrative]
21-Jun-2020 06:09 AviationFan100 Updated [Total occupants]
21-Jun-2020 06:15 harro Updated [Other fatalities, Location, Country, Source, Narrative]

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