Incident at 50 North Charlottetown (CYYG)


2000-05-15: BAW202 B747 enroute Detroit to London at 0044Z, Pilot reported smoke in cockpit, diverting to Halifax Intl . ERS on standby. At 0056Z, situation under control and pilot advised they would land, fuel and depart for original destination. Aircraft landed safely Runway 24 at 0111Z with ERS in standby positions and departed for London at o631Z. Crew reported that when the electrical power to the galleys was cut off as part of the checklist, the smoke dissipated. A rubber glove was found in one of the ovens during the post landing inspection of the galleys. TSB Case closed. TSB file # A00A0077


CADORS Number 2000A0231
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2000-05-10 - 00:43
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Prince Edward Island, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, 50 North Charlottetown (CYYG)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator BRITISH AIRWAYS Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 747
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number BAW202
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Fire/smoke (warning)

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