April 30, 2010

Incident at Near LOMPI Intersection

RCH439, C5, enroute from Rota (LERT) to Fort Campbell (KHOP), requested clearance to divert to Westover (KCEF) due to a mechanical problem. Boston was advised and the aircraft was cleared as requested. No other assistance was required. Nil TSB.

November 24, 2007

Incident at Approximately 10 Nautical Miles South of Stephenville (CYJT)

RCH439, Lockheed C5, was enroute from Charleston Air Force Base (KCHS) to Rota (LERT). As the aircraft was crossing the boundary between Moncton and Gander ACC, the Moncton controller advised Gander that RCH439 was in rapid descent due to a pressurization problem. The aircraft leveled at 10,000 feet at 01:02Z. The crew later advised that the problem was with an aircraft door and at 01:18Z, requested to divert to Westover Air Reserve Base (KCEF) at 24,000 ft. No emergency was declared. Nil TSB.