Incident at Gander Oceanic


1999-10-28: MPD950 A310 enroute to Barajas was observed on radar to be 40 nm Southeast of FOCUS intersection heading Northeast. Gander had no information of the flight. New York advised that MPD950 was cleared 42N60W direct 43N50W. Flight contacted Gander and advised that he attempted to contact New York to advise he was deviating 40 NM around Weather but could not contact them. Aircraft was radar identified and cleared on course. Deviation being investigated and reported by New York center. Nil TSB


CADORS Number 1999A0615
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-10-25 - 03:30
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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 Turbulence encounter,ATM/CNS

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator AIR COMET S.A. (12555) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of AIRBUS
Model A310 324
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number MPD950
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Controlled airspace - unauthorized entry,Weather - clear air turbulence (CAT)/turbulence

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