Incident at Gander, Nfld


1997-03-25: Enroute from Atlanta to Shannon the pilot requested a diversion to Gander due to a suspicious object near one of the main doors. The aircraft landed safely with ERS on standby. The RCMP took possession of the object and identified it as a water bottle. The aircraft departed after a 2 hour delay. TSB case closed.


CADORS Number 1996A0407
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-04-10 - 03:35
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Gander, Nfld
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Categories Security related

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator DELTA AIR LINES, INC. (624)
Make  Silhouette image of LOCKHEED
Model L 1011
Year Built
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Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number N741DA
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CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Security acts

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