Incident at Gander Oceanic


1999-01-25: BAW202 B747 enroute Detroit to London declared a MAYDAY due loss of # 4 engine. Aircraft conducted contingency emergency descent due traffic and was cleared to Gander. Aircraft landed without further incident 0536z. TSB case closed. Update: Maintenance found that the Engine Accessory Gearbox had failed. The engine was replaced and the aircraft departed Gander Jan 7/99 as BAW152E. TSB file # A99A0003.


CADORS Number 1999A0005
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-01-02 - 03:57
Day or Night? Night-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 System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
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
Flight Number BAW202
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine failure,Declared emergency/priority

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