Incident at Gander NFLD


1997-05-26: DHL012 DC8 Bangor to Brussels aprx 80 miles West of Gander reported oil problem with # 3 engine. Overhead Gander, aircraft requested and received clearance back to Kennedy (JFK) Pilot advised that # 3 engine was losing oil. No emergency declared or assistance required. Aircraft dumped fuel 60 nm NE Sydney and continued to JFK. Update Aircraft make/model changed.


CADORS Number 1997A0238
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-05-21 - 14:40
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Gander NFLD
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 Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DOUGLAS
Model DC8
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number DHL012
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine oil problem

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