Incident at Gander Oceanic


1999-02-11: RCHG3 C5 enroute to Dover AFB advised shutting down # 3 engine. Declared an emergency, descended to FL270 and request divert to Lajes in the Azores. Landed Lajes 1434z. Nil TSB


CADORS Number 1999A0089
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-02-10 - 13:10
Day or Night?
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]

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 State
Make  Silhouette image of LOCKHEED
Model C-5 (GALAXY)
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number RCHG3
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine shut down

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