Incident at Gander Ocean


1997-09-16: BAW 197 westbound on ocean at FL390 requested descent to FL240 due to medical emergency. ATC unable clearance due to traffic. BAW 197 reported 30 nm offset from track descending to FL 240. Leaving FL 260, IFR clearance issued direct Gander. Landed Gander at 1612z. TSB case closed.


CADORS Number 1994A0242
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1994-09-10 - Unknown time
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Gander Oceanic, Atlantic Region, Gander Ocean
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TSB Class of Investigation
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Reported By
Categories Medical

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator BRITISH AIRWAYS PLC (5430) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 767
Year Built
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Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number n652US
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Medical emergency

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