An Air Canada plane with 128 travelers onboard arrived in a crisis Monday night at Madrid air terminal because of a specialized issue, Spanish authorities said. This Boeing 767-300, which had taken off from Madrid air terminal toward the evening, arrived around 7:10 p.m. (soon after 1 p.m. Quebec time), “without issue,” said on its Twitter account Entire, the Air traffic control in Spain.
Before having the option to set down, this plane, which was bound for Toronto, had been compelled to fly over the Madrid area to help up by consuming a piece of its fuel.
Air Canada flight #AC837, Madrid to Toronto, has landed safely at Madrid airport, having returned due to an engine issue.— Air Canada (@AirCanada) February 3, 2020
Le vol Madrid–Toronto #AC837 d’Air Canada s’est posé en toute sécurité à l’aéroport de Madrid après qu’un problème de moteur ait forcé son retour.
“Air Canada flight AC837 on the Madrid-Toronto course had a motor issue not long after departure. One tire likewise detonated on departure, one of ten tires on this model plane, “a representative for the Canadian organization told AFP before landing.