Incident at Gander Oceanic (CYQX)

Summary

2000-05-16: RRR9163 VC10 FL390 reported the loss of # 4 Engine and executed an Emergency Descent as per Contingency procedures to FL200. During the descent, RRR9163 conflicted with 2 other aircraft. The actual Lateral spacing between RRR9163 and CFC4027 was 35 NM. Spacing between RRR9163 and AAL121 was 20 NM where 60 NM Laterally was required. TSB case Closed TSB file # A00A0075.

Details


CADORS Number 2000A0246
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2000-05-09 - 19:15
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Gander Oceanic, Atlantic Region, Gander Oceanic (CYQX)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Airprox/TCAS alert/loss of separation/(near) midair collisions
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner ROYAL AIRFORCE
Operator ROYAL AIRFORCE State
Make  Silhouette image of BRITISH AEROSPACE
BRITISH AEROSPACE
Model VC10
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 Conflict - loss of separation,Engine failure

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