Incident at Iqaluit, NWT


1997-08-12: ACA 851 was enroute from Europe to Calgary and just northeast of Iqaluit , when the crew advised ATC at 1927Z of a medical emergency on board. The crew requested a diversion to Iqaluit, where the a/c was to have landed at 2017Z.


CADORS Number 1997C0539
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-08-11 - 20:17
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Northwest Territories, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Iqaluit, NWT
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TSB Class of Investigation
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Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Medical

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 AIRBUS
Model A340 313
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ACA 851
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Medical emergency

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