ACA1042 blew a tire on takeoff


#1

flightaware.com/live/flight/ACA1 … /KDEN/CYYZ

IDENTIFICATION
Regis#: CFYJP Make/Model: A319 Description: A-319
Date: 07/24/2008 Time: 0414

Event Type: Incident Highest Injury: None Mid Air: N Missing: N
Damage: Unknown

LOCATION
City: DENVER State: CO Country: US

DESCRIPTION
CFYJP, AIR CANADA FLIGHT 1042 AIRBUS A319, ON TAKEOFF RIGHT MAIN TIRE
BLEW, AIRCRAFT RETURNED AND LANDED WITHOUT INCIDENT, PASSENGERS DEPLANED BY
STAIRS, NO INJURIES REPORTED, DAMAGE UNKNOWN, DENVER, CO

INJURY DATA Total Fatal: 0
# Crew: 0 Fat: 0 Ser: 0 Min: 0 Unk:
# Pass: 0 Fat: 0 Ser: 0 Min: 0 Unk:
# Grnd: Fat: 0 Ser: 0 Min: 0 Unk:

WEATHER: NOT REPORTED

OTHER DATA
Activity: Business Phase: Take-off Operation: Air Carrier

FAA FSDO: DENVER, CO (NM03) Entry date: 07/24/2008

I take it the A319 doesn’t have fuel dumping capabilities? It flew for a while before returning to DEN.


#2

I don’t think any of the A318-321’s do. Remember the jetBlue nosegear incident at LAX? They flew around for quite a while because they couldn’t dump fuel.