Incident at Gander, Nfld.


1998-02-18: Enroute from Athens to JFK the crew declared a medical emergency due to a passenger who appeared to be in cardiac arrest. ATC unable clearance to descend due to traffic so the aircraft made an emergency descent and then was cleared direct Gander.


CADORS Number 1996A0510
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-05-09 - 16:18
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Gander, Nfld.
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Reported By
Categories Medical

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 BOEING
Model 767
Year Built
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Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number N185DN
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Medical emergency

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