Incident at Gander Domestic


1997-09-04: MPH830 B747 enroute Mexico to Amsterdam FL340. TOW36 B747 New York to Paris FL330. Aircraft were on crossing routes and TOW36 was not RVSM certified. 2000 feet vertical or 5 miles separation required. Separation was reduced to aprx 2.5 miles and 1000 feet verical. Investigation on-going.


CADORS Number 1997A0430
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-09-04 - 02:54
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Gander Oceanic, Atlantic Region, Gander Domestic
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Airprox/TCAS alert/loss of separation/(near) midair collisions

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 BOEING
Model 747
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
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Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Conflict - loss of separation

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