Incident at Gander ACC (Aerodrome - operations)


1997-09-19: At 1224, Gander ACC experienced a complete GAATS (Gander Automated Air Traffic System) failure. Both Main and Back-Up. At 1244, one side was restored but all flight plans and data base lost. Ocean sectors extremely busy until approx. 1345 when backlog (rebuilding data base) cleared. Cause of failure unknown.


CADORS Number 1994A0253
Occurrence Type Incident
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Occurred At 1994-09-17 - Unknown time
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Fatalities 0
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Geographic Location Gander Oceanic, Atlantic Region, Gander ACC
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Categories Aerodrome
Events Aerodrome - operations

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