Incident at 90 miles south of Yarmouth NS

Summary

1997-04-21: RRR2275 was on a flight from Dulles to Brize Norton UK at FL290. The crew advised that they had lost their INS and Omega and requested a diversion to Halifax via radar vectors. They dumped fuel for five minutes at FL290 and finally landed safely at Halifax at 0249Z.

Details


CADORS Number 1997A0179
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-04-18 - 02:08
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, 90 miles south of Yarmouth NS
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],ATM/CNS
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner ROYAL AIR FORCE
Operator ROYAL AIR FORCE State
Make  Silhouette image of BRITISH AEROSPACE
BRITISH AEROSPACE
Model VC10
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number RRR2275
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Navigation assistance,Aircraft navigation/communication equipment

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