Incident at Gander Oceanic


1994-07-17: Aircraft enroute London to New York at FL450 commenced emergency descent to FL310 due to engine shutdown. Flight was advised unable to issue clearance due to traffic at FL370. Aircraft leveled at FL390 until clear of traffic. Clearance issued to FL310. Aircraft originally requested clearance to Boston, then revised request to divert to Halifax due to fuel. Aircraft landed safely at 1317Z. TSB case closed. Note: In addition to the above, BAW01 experienced a false localizer capture 5 mile south of 24 Localizer 14 east of the airport.


CADORS Number 1994A0189
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1994-07-17 - 12:00
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Gander Oceanic, Atlantic Region, Gander Oceanic
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BRITISH AEROSPACE
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number GBOAE, BAW01
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Declared emergency/priority,Engine shut down

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