Incident at Atlantic Ocean


1999-08-05: Aircraft FL350 progressed 59N60W at 1126Z, estimating 64N50W at 1216Z. At 1139Z Pilot requested descent to FL290 due to an electrical problem. They had to used APU which also was not functioning properly. At 1157Z they advised severe electrical problem, one functioning generator. A mayday was declared , aircraft descended to FL285 turning right direct GooseBay. Aircraft landed at 1317Z. Aircraft was enroute Tampa to Frankfurt.


CADORS Number 1999A0418
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-08-04 - 11:39
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Canada, Gander Oceanic, Atlantic Region, Atlantic Ocean
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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 CONDOR FLUGDIENST GMBH (2783) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model  Silhouette image of 767 300
767 300
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 Electrical problem

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