Incident at 80 miles east of Sydney, N.S.

Summary

1997-03-25: The pilot advised that the #2 engine had failed and requested clearance to JFK. The crew subsequently requested clearance to Gander due weather at JFK. At 170 miles from Gander the pilot declared an emergency and requested ERS on arrival. After dumping fuel, the aircraft landed safely. TSB evaluating.

Details


CADORS Number 1996A0304
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-02-06 - 16:30
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, 80 miles east of Sydney, N.S.
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner
Operator UNITED PARCEL SERVICE CO. (5826)
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
BOEING
Model 747
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number N682UP
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine failure,Declared emergency/priority

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