Incident at South of Deer Lake


1999-07-21: AAL 108 enroute Boston to London, while a beam Deer Lake, the crew requested clearance to return to Boston due to a mechanical problem (auto-pilot malfunction). No emergency and no assistance required.


CADORS Number 1999A0391
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-07-20 - 03:15
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, South of Deer Lake
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator AMERICAN AIRLINES Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of AIRBUS
Model A300
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 Electrical problem

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