Incident at Gander Oceanic (CYQX)

Summary

2000-06-01: USA2 B767 lost both FMCs and flight director, requested and given clearance for turnaround to Boston (maybe KPHL) Shortly after turnaround regained use of the computers but was reluctant to cross the ocean. ETA Boston 0334z TSB case Closed TSB file # A00A0085. Reason for failure is not known.

Details


CADORS Number 2000A0285
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2000-05-31 - 01:45
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Gander Oceanic, Atlantic Region, Gander Oceanic (CYQX)
TSB Occurrence Number A00A0085
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant]
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration the United States of America
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner USAIR
Operator US AIRWAYS (1228) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
BOEING
Model 767
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number USA2
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Flight instrument failure

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