Incident at Gander Oceanic (CYQX)


2000-06-04: ESKAN71 LR35 FL290 reported at 5418N03743W that a DC10 at FL295 Westbound was 500 feet above the flight and that theyhad visually avoided the DC10. ATC advised that there was no known traffic in the vicinity above the flight. Possible traffic was GCO21 DC10 FL280 rout;ing 55/30 0448 54/40 0534 52/50 0623. When asked the GCO21 confirmed maintaining FL280. At 0620z checking with ESKAN71 through Shanwick, the flight advised he had also received a TCAS Alert. TSB Evaluating. TSB file # A00A0089


CADORS Number 2000A0292
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2000-06-01 - 05:28
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Gander Oceanic, Atlantic Region, Gander Oceanic (CYQX)
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TSB Class of Investigation
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Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Airprox/TCAS alert/loss of separation/(near) midair collisions

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner U.S. DOD
Operator U.S. DOD State
Make  Silhouette image of LEARJET
Model 35
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
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Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Conflict - loss of separation

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