Incident at Gander Oceanic

Summary

1999-02-15: WOA1700 MD11 enroute Ypsilanti to Birmingham advised unable to maintain FL390 due Cold Fuel. Gander unable to provide descent clearance but advised that FL320 was available. WOA1700 followed contingency descent procedure and reported at FL320 0459z. 4 other flights were affected by the descent. TSB Case Closed.

Details


CADORS Number 1999A0094
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-02-15 - 04:58
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
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 Fuel related
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner WORLD AIRWAYS
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of MCDONNELL DOUGLAS
MCDONNELL DOUGLAS
Model MD-11
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Fuel management

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