Incident at Gander Oceanic Airspace


1996-10-16: Enroute from Europe to JFK the pilot reported #1 engine shut down; declaring an emergency.The flight made an emergency descent to 14,000 feet an diverted to Goose Bay, Labrador, where it landed without further incident.


CADORS Number 1996A0836
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1996-10-16 - 16:25
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Gander Oceanic, Atlantic Region, Gander Oceanic Airspace
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator DELTA AIR LINES, INC. (624) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 767
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number DAL71
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine shut down

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