Incident at Gander/Montreal FIR


1997-02-06: The United Airlines, UAL929, was on a flight from Heathrow to Chicago when at 61N060W the crew advised of a medical emergency. A request was made for a clearance to Goose Bay. The ACC could not provide clearance at the time. At 1610 the was aircraft contacted and cleared directly to Goose Bay at FL370. TSB no involvement.


CADORS Number 1997A0059
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-02-06 - 16:00
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Quebec, Canada, North America, Quebec Region, Gander/Montreal FIR
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TSB Class of Investigation
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Reported By NAV 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 UNITED AIR LINES, INC. (422) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 777
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number N770UA
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Medical emergency

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