Incident at Gander Oceanic Airspace

Summary

1997-03-25: The pilot reported a "fuel temp" indication which required a descent from FL390 to FL310. Air traffic control was unable to approve request due traffic so the pilot carried out a contingency descent (30 miles south of track). Upon reaching FL310 the aircraft was cleared on course. TSB evaluating.

Details


CADORS Number 1996A0128
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-01-29 - 05:11
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 Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner
Operator BRITISH AIRWAYS PLC (5430)
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
BOEING
Model 757
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number BAW186
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Other operational incident

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