Incident at Gander Oceanic Airspace

Summary

1997-03-18: The flight was west bound at FL390 wiith a routing of ...50N/50W, Gander. A Gulfstream G2 was also westbound at FL390 on a parallel routing to the KC135. The KC135 was observed 27 miles north of track. A loss of separation occurred between the 2 aircraft. The separation was 32 miles instead of the required 60 miles. The pilot of the the KC 135 reported the his Inertial Navigation System (INS) was unserviceable for a 10 minute period which caused the aircraft to go off track. TSB case closed.

Details


CADORS Number 1995A0523
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1995-05-17 - 14:03
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Gander Oceanic, Atlantic Region, Gander Oceanic Airspace
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Airprox/TCAS alert/loss of separation/(near) midair collisions
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner
Operator AMERICAN MILITARY
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
BOEING
Model KC-135R
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number CODER
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Conflict - loss of separation,Aircraft navigation/communication equipment

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