A fire ignited in the landing gear of an Air Canada Jazz DHC-8-300 after landing at Montreal’s Trudeau Airport.
The flight AC8970 with 48 passengers from Ottawa, landed at 6.am on tuesday and was taxing to Gate when the incident happened.
“The TSB will gather information and assess the occurrence,” a spokesperson for the Transport Canada Safety Board said. “The fire was extinguished easily. Fire services were ready and the aircraft was towed to the terminal.”
The passengers disembarked from the aircraft normally.
The aircraft was inspected and subsequently towed to the terminal.