Incident at Sable Island (approx. 40N 060W)


1999-04-21: TWA904 B767 enroute Kennedy to Barajas ( Madrid ), advised JFK of an engine failure and was diverting to Halifax. Aircraft landed safely at 0200Z without assistance. TSB case closed Update: April 21st/99. Location name added to field (Sable Island).


CADORS Number 1999A0209
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-04-20 - 01:50
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Sable Island (approx. 40N 060W)
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 Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator TRANS WORLD AIRLINES, INC. (420) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 767 200
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number N608TW
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine failure

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