Incident at 47:00N 050:00 W (Atlantic Ocean)


1999-07-21: While on a flight from New York to Shannon at FL370, the crew declared an emergency due to an excessive exhaust gas temperature on the left engine. The crew requested and was granted a clearance direct to Gander at FL290. The crew was informed that St.John's was closer and they requested a heading direct to St.John's with the emergency services to be on stand by. The aircraft landed safely at 02:59 UTC. After consultation with maintenance the aircraft was ferried to New York.


CADORS Number 1999A0385
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-07-16 - 02:30
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Canada, Gander Oceanic, Atlantic Region, 47:00N 050:00 W (Atlantic Ocean)
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TSB Class of Investigation
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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 the United States of America
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator DELTA AIR LINES, INC. (624) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 767
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
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Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine - malfunction

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