Incident at Gander Oceanic


1997-11-24: AAL66 B767 enroute Chicago to London declared an emergency due to an unruly passenger rendering a crew member (Flight Attendant) unconscious by dispersing a chemical substance. The aircraft executed an emergency to descent fo FL275 and diverted to Dublin. Preswick Cemtre Coordinating further. Nil TSB


CADORS Number 1997A0541
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-11-22 - 09:20
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Gander Oceanic, Atlantic Region, Gander Oceanic
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
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 BOEING
Model 767
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number AAL66
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Declared emergency/priority,Disruptive passenger,Crew incapacitation

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