Incident at 70 nm east of REDBY


1997-03-20: The crew of the DC-8 advised Gander ACC that they were shutting down engine # 4 due to a complete loss of oil pressure. The crew requested and received clearance for a return to Detroit. The aircraft cleared Canadian airspace without further incident.TSB closed.


CADORS Number 1995A0801
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1995-08-03 - 02:25
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Canada, Gander Oceanic, Atlantic Region, 70 nm east of REDBY
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration the United States of America
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator RICH INTERNATIONAL AIRWAYS, INC. (3078) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DOUGLAS
Model DC 8 62F
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number RIA841
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine shut down,Engine oil problem

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