Incident at Gander Oceanic


1999-06-14: AAL121 B767 enroute Gatwich to Atlanta was advised of SIGMET A1 Turbulence warning along intended route. At 1314z flight requested higher altitude but ATC unable due traffic. At 1324z flight declared "PAN", offset course by 30 NM and climbed to FL390. Revised oceanic clearance was issued to AAL121. Nil TSB


CADORS Number 1999A0323
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-06-12 - 13:24
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Gander Oceanic, Atlantic Region, Gander Oceanic
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TSB Class of Investigation
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Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Turbulence encounter,Other

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 767
Year Built
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Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
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Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Weather - clear air turbulence (CAT)/turbulence,Declared emergency/priority

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