Incident at 80 nm NE CYMON Intersection


1996-08-27: While enroute from Mirabel to Heathrow the pilot declared a medical emergency due to a pregnant passenger requiring medical attention. A fuel dump was carried out and Gander ACC cleared the flight to St. John's where an ambulance was standing by.


CADORS Number 1996A0788
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 1996-08-26 - 03:55
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Gander Oceanic, Atlantic Region, 80 nm NE CYMON Intersection
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories Medical

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator BRITISH AIRWAYS Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 747 136
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number GAWNP BAW94
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Medical emergency

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