Incident at Gander Oceanic

Summary

1999-05-13: COA063 DC10 progressing in Gander Oceanic , turned right on course for " DOTTY" when actually was cleared for Gander ( 50/50 ). Aircraft deviated approximately 23 nautical miles of cleared route placing them outside the protected airspace. Crew acknowledged error, and advised two GPS was being utilized ; one programmed for " DOTTY" and other programmed for "Gander". Nil traffic. Nil TSB

Details


CADORS Number 1999A0270
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-05-12 - 15:11
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 Airprox/TCAS alert/loss of separation/(near) midair collisions
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner
Operator CONTINENTAL AIRLINES Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of MCDONNELL DOUGLAS
MCDONNELL DOUGLAS
Model DC 10
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number N68080
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Conflict - potential

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