Incident at Sable Island


1999-05-05: AFR011 B747 enroute New York to Paris reported a Warning Light (not specified) for # 1 engine. Crew carried out a precautionary shutdown and requested FL250. Aircraft continued to destination and exited Canadian Airspace without further incident. TSB case closed TSB file A99A0064


CADORS Number 1999A0249
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-05-04 - 00:44
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Sable Island
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 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
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine shut down

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