August 18, 2020

Incident at SEPT-ILES QC (YZV) VOR/DME

The pilot of a Turkish Airlines Inc. Boeing 777-300 (THY1) from Istanbul, Turkey (LTFM) to New York/John F. Kennedy, NY (KJFK) requested a diversion to Quebec/Jean Lesage, QC (CYQB) due to a medical emergency. An ambulance was requested on arrival. Montreal (YUL) was advised. No impact on operation.

Incident at 15NM SEPT-ÎLES QC (CYZV)

En route to New York/John F. Kennedy, NY (KJFK), a Turkish Airlines Boeing 777-300 (THY1) from Istanbul, Turkey (LTFM) to New York/John F. Kennedy, NY (KJFK) reported a medical emergency with a passenger on board and requested to divert to Quebec/Jean Lesage Intl, QC (CYQB). Coordination performed. THY1 landed at 2123Z without issue. No impact.

August 7, 2020

Incident at 4816N / 06845W

A British Airways Boeing 777-200 (BAW175) from London/Heathrow, United Kingdom (EGLL) to New York/John F. Kennedy, NY (KJFK) reported an emergency locator transmitter (ELT) signal in the vicinity of Riviere-du-Loup, QC (CYRI). All aircraft in trail did not report the ELT. The Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton was notified. No other issues.

July 2, 2020

Incident at 30NM N SHERBROOKE QC VOR/DME (YSC)

The pilot of a Delta Air Lines Boeing 767-300 (N175DZ/DAL16) from Detroit/Wayne County, MI (KDTW), to London/Heathrow, United Kingdom (EGLL), requested an authorization to New York/John F. Kennedy, NY (KJFK), due to a hydraulic problem. No emergency declared.

March 29, 2020

Incident at 122NM MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

The pilot of a Cathay Pacific Airways Boeing 777 300 (BKQG/CPA831) from New York/John F. Kennedy, NY (KJFK) to Chek Lap Kok, Hong Kong (VHHH) advised air traffic control (ATC) that they will return to KJFK due to a water issue on board. No impact on operations.

March 2, 2020

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

An Envoy Air Embraer E135 (ENY3940) on a flight from New York/John F. Kennedy, NY (KJFK) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) was instructed by the tower to pull up at the request of the terminal. No impact.

February 6, 2020

Incident at 4853N / 06553W

An Etihad Airways Airbus A380-800 (ETD11B) from Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (OMAA) to New York/John F. Kennedy, NY (KJFK) experienced severe turbulence at FL400. Aircraft was descended to FL380 and again experienced severe turbulence. Aircraft was further descended to FL360 and reported smooth. No emergency, no injuries or impact on operation.

January 11, 2020

Incident at 10NM W ÎLES-DE-LA-MADELEINE QC (CYGR)

A European Air Transport Airbus A330-200 (BCS966) on a flight from Leipzig/Halle Airport, Germany (EDDP) to New York/John F. Kennedy Intl, NY (KJFK) reported severe turbulence at FL400.

January 10, 2020

Incident at 5152N / 06549W

A Delta Air Lines Boeing 777-200 (N864DA/DAL148) on a flight from Las Vegas Intl, NV (KLAS) to Paris/Charles de Gaulle, France (LFPG) reported having a pressurization issue and would divert to New York/John F. Kennedy, NY (KJFK) for repairs. The aircraft requested and was cleared to descended to FL300. At 0115Z, the aircraft declared an emergency and requested to divert to Boston Intl, MA (KBOS). Boston Area Control Centre (ACC) and Montreal (CYUL) low level advised. The aircraft did not require assistance, nor a fuel dump. No impact on operations. Aircraft left airspace at 0135Z to Boston air route traffic control center (ARTCC).
UPDATE TSB #A20Q0011: N864DA, a Delta Airlines Inc. Boeing 777-200 (DAL148), was on an instrument flight rules (IFR) flight from Las Vegas/McCarran Intl, NV (KLAS) to Paris/Charles de Gaulle, France (LFPG). At 0059Z, approximately 125 nautical miles (NM) northwest of Havre-Saint-Pierre, QC (CYGV), the crew declared that it had a pressurization problem, requested a descent to FL300, and also asked to divert to New York/John F Kennedy, NY (KJFK). At 0115Z, when the aircraft was 25 NM north of CYGV, the crew declared an emergency and asked to be diverted to Boston/ General Edward Lawrence Logan Intl, MA (KBOS). The flight was then transferred to the Boston Control Centre at 0135Z. The aircraft landed at KBOS at 0226z. There were no injuries.

January 4, 2020

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

An Endeavor Air Bombardier CL-600-2D24 (EDV5530) from New York/John F. Kennedy Intl, NY (KJFK) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl, QC (CYUL) pulled up over the threshold of Runway 06L. It then returned and landed on Runway 06R. No reason given by EDV5530. No impact on operations.

August 29, 2020

Incident at HAMILTON ON (CYHM)

A Cargojet Airways Boeing 757-223 (C-FGKJ/CJT246) from New York/John F. Kennedy, NY (KJFK) to Hamilton, ON (CYHM) conducted a missed approach for Runway 12 due to an aircraft system issue. No operational impact.

August 28, 2020

Incident at 150NM TORONTO / LESTER B. PEARSON INTL ON (CYYZ)

An Alaska Airlines Airbus A321-211 (ASA160) from New York/John F. Kennedy, NY (KJFK) to Seattle/Tacoma Intl, WA (KSEA) reported a disruptive passenger, and advised diverting to Detroit/Wayne County, MI (KDTW). Shortly after, ASA160 advised that the company wanted the aircraft to divert to Buffalo, NY (KBUF).

July 16, 2020

Incident at TORONTO / LESTER B. PEARSON INTL ON (CYYZ)

An Emirates Boeing 777-300 (A6EGA/UAE2624) from Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) to New York/John F. Kennedy, NY (KJFK) was given take-off clearance. The clearance was subsequently cancelled by the tower due to a previous arrival, a Novajet Cessna 525 (C-FUTL/NOJ52) from Westhampton Beach, NY (KFOK) to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ), not clearing the runway at C4, as instructed. UAE2624 subsequently departed without further incident (WOFI). No operational impact.

May 20, 2020

Incident at 18NM SE Milford

An aircraft contacted the Hamilton, ON (CYHM) tower to advise that a Skylink Express Inc. Beech 1900C (C-GSKG/SLQ9742) from Hamilton, ON (CYHM) to New York/John F. Kennedy, NY (KJFK) that had departed Runway 12 was struck by a laser near Milford, ON. The exposure was reported as long and intentional. The crew continued with their flight. The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) was notified.

January 9, 2020

Incident at TORONTO / LESTER B. PEARSON INTL ON (CYYZ) (Communication navigation surveillance/air traffic system)

The controller issued a line up 06L clearance with a visual departure for an Endeavor Air Bombardier CL-600-2D24 (EDV5536) on a flight from Toronto/Lester B. Pearson Intl, ON (CYYZ) to New York/John F. Kennedy Intl, NY (KJFK) which was acknowledged by a WestJet Encore de Havilland DHC-8-402 (WEN3474) on a flight from Toronto/Lester B. Pearson Intl, ON (CYYZ) to Ottawa/MacDonald-Cartier Intl, ON (CYOW). Both aircraft began the lineup when EDV5536 asked for clarification on who was departing. WEN3474 departed Runway 06L. A Sky Regional Airlines Embraer ERJ 170-200SU (SKV7531) on a flight from New York/La Guardia, NY (KLGA) to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson Intl, ON (CYYZ) was overshot due to EDV5536 being across the hold short line. SKV7531 landed at 2347Z. The operation was downgraded as a result.
UPDATE TSB Report #A20O0010: The controller issued Endeavor Air flight EDV5536, a Bombardier CL-600-2D24 (registration N232PQ) aircraft, a line up on Runway 06L clearance with a visual departure. The clearance was acknowledged by WestJet Encore flight WEN3474, a Bombardier DHC-8-402 (registration CGWEN) aircraft. Both EDV5536 and WEN3474 began to lineup Runway 06L. EDV5536 asked for clarification on who was departing when WEN3474 departed RWY 06L. Sky Regional flight SKV7531, an Embraer ERJ 170-200 SU (C-FRQW) aircraft, was overshot due to EDV5536 being across the hold short line.

January 4, 2020

Incident at TORONTO / LESTER B. PEARSON INTL ON (CYYZ)

An Endeavor Air Bombardier CL-600-2D24 (N305PQ/EDV4981) on a flight from New York/John F. Kennedy Intl, NY (KJFK) to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson Intl, ON (CYYZ) overshot Runway 05 at 1634Z due to an unstable approach. The aircraft landed at 1654Z and taxied to the gate without further incident (WOFI). No operational impact.

September 10, 2020

Incident at 4450N / 07312W

While in flight, a Delta Air Lines Airbus A350-900 (N511DN/DAL98) from Detroit Metro/Wayne County, MI (KDTW) to Paris/Charles de Gaulle, France (LFPG) advised changing its destination to New York/John F. Kennedy, NY (KJFK) due to a disruptive passenger. The aircraft did not declare an emergency or request assistance. No impact to operations.

April 12, 2020

Incident at EDMONTON / COOKING LAKE AB (CEZ3)

An Emergency Locator Transmitter (ELT) signal was reported by a Nippon Cargo Airlines Boeing 747-800 (NCA157) from Chicago/OHare, IL (KORD) to Tokyo/Narita, Japan (RJAA), as well as a Cargolux Airlines International Boeing 747-800 (CLX57K) from Anchorage, AK (PANC) to New York/John F. Kennedy, NY (KJFK), in the of vicinity of Edmonton, AB (CYEG). ELT source was located at Edmonton/Cooking Lake, AB (CEZ3).

February 11, 2020

Incident at 5123N / 11147W

A WestJet Boeing 737-700 (WJA1681) from New York/John F. Kennedy, NY (KJFK) to Calgary, AB (CYYC) requested emergency medical services (EMS) to be arranged by air traffic control (ATC) to meet the aircraft at the gate to care for a passenger. They did not declare an emergency nor request priority. No operational impact.

September 9, 2020

Incident at 4432N / 06600W

A British Airways Boeing 777-200 (BAW40F) from New York/John F. Kennedy, NY (KJFK) to London/Heathrow, UK (EGLL), at FL390, reported a strong emergency locator transmitter (ELT) signal at 2345Z for one minute. The Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Halifax was advised.

July 17, 2020

Incident at ALLEX intersection

An ASL Airlines Belgium S.A Boeing 747-400 (OEIFB/TAY011) from New York/John F. Kennedy, NY (KJFK) to Halifax/Stanfield, NS (CYHZ) advised they were direct BALFY on initial contact. The flight plan showed direct to CYHZ. The aircraft was re-cleared BAFDY FUNDY4 arrival. No operational impact.

March 8, 2020

Incident at 5942N / 04700W

At 2221Z, an American Airlines Boeing 777-200 (N780AN/AAL141) from London/Heathrow, UK (EGLL) to New York/John F. Kennedy, NY (KJFK) declared a medical emergency and requested to be directed to Goose Bay, NL (CYYR). At 2223Z, clearance was issued from present position direct HOIST CYYR. No traffic. Aircraft landed at 2358Z.
Aviation Incident Report #16561: Report of medical emergency by an American Airlines Boeing 777-200 (N780AN/AAL141).

February 13, 2020

Incident at 4525N / 06220W

Severe turbulence reported at FL310 by an Aer Lingus Ltd. Airbus A330-300 (EIN104) from New York/John F. Kennedy, NY (KJFK) to Dublin, Ireland (EIDW). Aircraft declared "mayday" and executed an immediate descent to FL290. No injuries or damage. No impact on operations. National Operations Centre (NOC) advised.
Update TSB Report #A20A0008: EI-GAJ an Airbus 330-300 aircraft operated by Aer Lingus was conducting flight EIN104 from John F Kennedy (KJFK) airport, New York, to Dublin airport (EIDW), Ireland. While in cruise at FL310 and approximately 50 NM NE of Halifax, Nova Scotia, the aircraft encountered severe turbulence. The crew declared a MAYDAY and immediately began a descent to FL290. There were no injuries to the crew or passengers nor damage to the aircraft. The aircraft continued to destination.

February 2, 2020

Incident at TAFFY intersection

A Cathay Pacific Airways Boeing 777-300 (CPA831) from New York/John F. Kennedy, NY (KJFK) to Chek Lap Kok, Hong Kong (VHHH) was not in communication with air traffic control (ATC) for more than 60 minutes before re-establishing communications. No impact on operations. Several methods were used to establish communication. Gander (QX) Area Control Centre (ACC) used controller-pilot data link communications (CPDLC) to communicate with aircraft.

January 28, 2020

Incident at HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ) (FOD (foreign object debris), Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)

After an ASL Airlines Belgium Boeing 747-400 (OEIFD/TAY011) from New York/John F. Kennedy, NY (KJFK) to Halifax/Stanfield, NS (CYHZ) landed on runway, the field foreman advised there was debris on the runway and that it was closed until it could be swept. An Exploits Valley Air Service Beech 1900D (C-GUPW/EV778) from Fredericton, NB (CYFC) to Halifax/Stanfield, NS (CYHZ) on approach to Runway 05 had to divert to land on Runway 32 instead. A WestJet Encore Ltd. de Havilland DHC-8-402 (C-FENO/WEN3484) from Halifax/Stanfield, NS (CYHZ) to Sydney, NS (CYQY) delayed taxi for a few minutes as well. No other operational impact.

January 26, 2020

Incident at 4621N / 05900W

A Delta Air Lines Boeing 767-300 (N152DL/DAL116) on a flight from Atlanta Intl, GA (KATL) to Stuttgart, Germany (EDDS) reported a door open warning on their forward cargo hold door. No emergency declared and crew was troubleshooting the issue. At 0240Z, the flight advised Gander (QX) Area Control Centre (ACC) that they were returning to KATL and turned westbound. The flight descended to 14 000ft and requested routing to New York/John F. Kennedy, NY (KJFK) as a new destination. No impact to operations.

January 23, 2020

Incident at GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)

Gander (QX) Area Control Centre (ACC) Low Domestic advised Gander (YQX) Tower that an Emirates Airbus A380-800 (A6EON/UAE8ER) on a flight from Dubai, UAE (OMDB) to New York/John F. Kennedy, NY (KJFK) was diverting to Gander Intl, NL (CYQX) due to a medical emergency on board. The aircraft landed safely at 1050Z. Ambulance at airport on standby when aircraft landed.

January 7, 2020

Incident at 4858N / 06155W

A Delta Air Lines Boeing 767-300 (N199DN/DAL141) on a flight from Brussels, Belgium (EBBR) to New York/John F. Kennedy Intl, NY (KJFK) declared a medical emergency at 1620Z with a passenger on board. DAL141 diverted to Bangor Intl, ME (KBGR) and asked for medical and law enforcement on the ground. At 1702Z, DAL141 decided to continue on to KJFK. No impact on operations. Safety not jeopardized, separation was assured.

December 15, 2019

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

An Envoy Air Embraer E135 (ENY3940) from New York/John F. Kennedy, NY (KJFK) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl, QC (CYUL) conducted a go-around on very short final for Runway 24R due to unstable approach. A Jazz de Havilland DHC-8-402 (JZA8975) from Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl, QC (CYUL) to Toronto/Billy Bishop, ON (CYTZ) took off from Runway 24L with a right turn. No loss of separation.

December 11, 2019

Incident at In the vicinity of: RIVIÈRE-DU-LOUP QC VOR (YRI)

A Norwegian Air Boeing 787-9 (GCKWS/NRS17F) from London/Gatwick, United Kingdom (EGKK) to New York/Kennedy, NY (KJFK) was seen straying away from the route known by air traffic control (ATC). The pilot was given new clearance for the route followed. No impact.

December 10, 2019

Incident at 4936N / 06446W

An Icelandair EHF Boeing 767-300 (TFISP/ICE614) from New York/John F. Kennedy, NY (KJFK) to Reykjavik, Iceland (BIKF) reported a loss of reduced vertical separation minimum (RVSM).
UPDATE: AOR-259462-V2: No impact to operations. Gander (QX) Area Control Centre (ACC) advised.

November 21, 2019

Incident at 20NM NATASHQUAN QC (CYNA)

An Air France Boeing 777-300 (FGSQK/AFR010) on a flight from Paris/Charles de Gaulle, France (LFPG) to New York/John F. Kennedy Intl, NY (KJFK) declared a medical emergency at 2115Z and advised diverting to Halifax/Stanfield Intl, NS (CYHZ).

November 20, 2019

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

An Endeavor Air Bombardier CL-600-2D24 (EDV5533) from New York/John F. Kennedy Intl, NY (KJFK) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) was cleared for an area navigation (RNAV) approach on Runway 24R, and it crossed its path and descended below 3 000 ft to re-intercept north of the approach. No impact on operations.

November 1, 2019

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

Numerous aircraft conducted overshoots due to unstable approaches including an Endeavor Air Bombardier CL-600-2D24 (N695CA/EDV5533) on a flight from New York/John F. Kennedy, NY (KJFK) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl, QC (CYUL) that conducted an overshoot at 1923Z.

August 14, 2019

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL) (FOD (foreign object debris), Aerodrome, runway or taxiway shutdown)

A Jazz de Havilland DHC-8-402 (C-GGCI/JZA8966) from Ottawa/Macdonald-Cartier, ON (CYOW) Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) reported foreign object debris (FOD) on Runway 24L at landing. An Envoy Air Embraer E135 (N817AE/ENY3940) arriving from New York/John F. Kennedy, NY (KJFK) decided to conduct a go-around. An Air Canada Airbus A320 (ACA326) from Calgary, AB (CYYC) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) and a Jazz de Havilland DHC-8-301 (JZA8754) from Val-dOr, QC (CYVO) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) were redirected to Runway 24R. After an inspection, no FOD was found. Runway 24L reopened at 2257Z.

July 8, 2019

Incident at 4932N / 06513W

A Delta Airlines Boeing 767-400 (N832MH/DAL45) from Dublin, Ireland (EIDW) to New York/Kennedy, NY (KJFK) reported an unruly passenger. Flight diverted to Bangor, ME (KBGR) and requested assistance upon arrival. The National Operations Centre (NOC), Boston (BOS), and other agencies were notified. No impact on operations. Aircraft exited Canadian (CDN) airspace at 1700Z.

May 26, 2019

Incident at 4726N / 06146W

A Sun Air Scandinavia Hawker Beechcraft Hawker 4000 (OYJJJ/SUS548) from New York/Kennedy, NY (KJFK) to Oslow, Norway (ENGM) diverted to Gander, NL (CYQX) due to an equipment issue. No emergency declared. Landed at 0846Z. No impact to operations.

May 21, 2019

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

An Endeavor Air Bombardier CL-600 2B19 (series 200) (N834AY/EDV5152) from New York/John F. Kennedy, NY (KJFK) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) 4 NM on final for Runway 24L, conducted a go-around due to a faulty gear indication. The aircraft landed without incident at 1540Z.

May 9, 2019

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

An Envoy Air EMB-135KL (N812AE/ENY3940) from New York/John F. Kennedy, NY (KJFK) to Montreal/Trudeau, QC (CYUL) declared an equipment problem after landing. ENY3940 cleared Runway 06R without any problems. The approach of an Air Canada Airbus A330-343 (C-GFAH/ACA302) from Vancouver, BC (CYVR) to Montreal/Trudeau, QC (CYUL) was delayed. No impact on operations.

May 5, 2019

Incident at 4804N / 06501W

An Alitalia Airbus A330-200 (AZA604) from Milan, Italy (LIMC) to New York/Kennedy, NY (KJFK) was flying a route different than the flight plan data in the Canadian Automated Air Traffic System (CAATS). No impact to operations.

May 7, 2019

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

An Envoy Air Embraer E135 (N853AE/ENY3940) from New York/John F. Kennedy, NY (KJFK) to Montreal/Trudeau, QC (CYUL) decided to overshoot Runway 06R due to unstable approach. ENY3940 landed on Runway 06R at 2300Z. No impact on operations.

April 17, 2019

Incident at 6200N / 07635W

The pilot of an Asiana Airlines Airbus A380-800 (HL7634/AAR221) from New York/John F. Kennedy, NY (KJFK) to Incheon, South Korea (RKSI) declared a medical emergency concerning an ill passenger and requested clearance to return to KJFK. A fuel dump took place between 2202Z and 2226Z. No impact on operations.

April 19, 2019

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

An Endeavor Air Bombardier CL-600 2B19 (series 200) (N853AY/EDV5534) from New York/John F. Kennedy, NY (KJFK) to Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) conducted a go-around due to an unsecured cabin. The aircraft landed at 0308Z. No impact on operations.

April 20, 2019

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

An Envoy Air Embraer E135 (ENY3940) from New York, NY (KJFK) to Montreal, QC (CYUL) was on vectors area navigation (RNAV) 06L but never intercepted. The aircraft crossed the inbound track at approximately 90 degrees and then executed a hard turn to intercept from the other side but was out of position. ENY3940 was re sequenced and vectored for Runway 06L, from the north side and failed to intercept twice, passing through from north to south and then from south to north. ENY3940 landed safety Runway 06L at 2210Z.

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL) (Aerodrome - runway or taxiway surface condition)

The tower instructed a Bombardier CL-600-2B19 (N8946A/EDV5531) from New York, NY (KJFK) to Montreal, QC (CYUL) to conduct a go-around while the aircraft was approximately 10 NM on final for Runway 06R due to an anomaly concerning the runway surface, reported by SAU7 during the runway inspection. EDV5531 landed on Runway 06L at 1725Z.

April 4, 2019

Incident at 5615N / 07207W

A Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd. Boeing 777-367ER (BKPM/CPA831) from New York-John F. Kennedy, NY (KJFK) to Hong Kong Intl, Hong Kong (VHHH) was flying 55N7220W 65N70W, while the Canadian Automated Air Traffic System (CAATS) flight plan (FP) was indicating 55N7220W 60N72W 65N70W. The automatic dependent surveillance – contract (ADS-C) waypoint reporting (WPR) highlighted the discrepancy.

February 23, 2019

Incident at 5029N / 06011W

A KLM Royal Dutch Airlines Boeing 747-400 (PHBFS/KLM623) from Amsterdam/Schiphol, Netherlands (EHAM) to New York/John F. Kennedy Intl, NY (KJFK) encountered moderate to severe turbulence at FL360. The aircraft descended to FL320. No injuries or damage was reported. No impact on operations.

February 9, 2019

Incident at 5057N / 06549W

A Cathay Pacific Airways Limited Boeing 777-367ER (BKPH/CPA841) from New York/John F. Kennedy Intl, NY (KJFK) to Hong Kong Intl, HK (VHHH) requested to return to KJFK due to mechanical issues. The aircraft required a fuel dump. No emergency declared. No impact on operations.

January 17, 2019

Incident at MONTREAL CENTRE / ACC DE MONTRÉAL (Communication navigation surveillance/air traffic system)

The flight plan filed for a Cathay Pacific Airways Boeing 777-300 (CPA831) from New York/John F. Kennedy, NY (KJFK) to Hong Kong (VHHH), Hong Kong, coming from Gander (QX), was treated as a duplicate and deleted. The changes made to CPA831s flight plan were then rejected by the Canadian Automated Air Traffic System (CAATS) in Montreal (UL). As a result, the route displayed on the UL CAATS did not match the route that CPA831 followed during the radar transfer from QX to UL. The profile was updated by air traffic services (ATS). No impact on operations.

January 25, 2019

Incident at 5403N / 07052W

An Emirates Airbus A380-800 (UAE212) from Houston Intl, TX (KIAH) to Dubai Intl, UAE (OMDB) advised of a medical emergency and was rerouted to a new destination, John F. Kennedy Intl, NY (KJFK), via IGN IGN1 at FL300. UAE212 requested medical assistance at destination.

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