Incident at 150 NM SW of Calgary, AB


1999-03-10: CDN 933, a DC-10, was enroute from Toronto to Vancouver and was 150 miles southwest of Calgary when the crew advised that the a/c had a problem with fuel transfer from the number 3 fuel tank. The crew decided to divert to Calgary and ATC provided priority for the flight, which landed without incident at 0418Z with ERS on standby. The passengers were informed of the situation, and after refuelling in Calgary, the flight departed for Vancouver under the MEL. No other a/c were inconvenienced. OPI - System Safety


CADORS Number 1999C0168
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-03-09 - 04:06
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, 150 NM SW of Calgary, AB
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,Fuel related

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GCPD | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DOUGLAS
Model MD 10 30F
Year Built 1979
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number CDN 933
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Declared emergency/priority,Fuel management

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