Incident at 200 NM East Goose Bay


1997-05-13: DAL39 (reg N768DL) diverted into Goose Bay due bomb threat. Aircraft landed and taxied to isolation area on Taxiway MIKE. Passengers were deplaned and taken to sterile holding area. RCMP interviewed crew and passengers. RCMP Dog Master/EVD unit brought in from Gander. Baggage and cargo area cleared. When main cabin cleared, passengers will be re-loaded after identifying their baggage. ETD to Atlanta was 02:30 local (May 13/97). Baggage check completed 0252 NT. Results negative. A young offender has been arrested in relation to the bomb threat. The L101 departed Goose Bay 0819z


CADORS Number 1997A0222
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-05-12 - 16:45
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, 200 NM East Goose Bay
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Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Security related

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration the United States of America
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of LOCKHEED
Model L 1011
Year Built
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Engine Make
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Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number DAL39
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CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Security acts

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