Incident at GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

Summary

2001-06-11: VIR12 B747 IFR Boston to Gatwick FL250. Approx. 50 NM East KANNI aircraft advised of an overheating wing and requested clearance back to Boston. Aircraft reversed course and returned to Boston. Commenced fuel dumping approx. 20 NM East of the Moncton/Boston boundary. Exited Moncton airspace 0133Z. Nil TSB

Details


CADORS Number 2001A0328
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2001-06-10 - 01:20
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYQM
Aerodrome Name GREATER MONCTON ROMEO LEBLANC INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
Geographic Location New Brunswick, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Moncton FIR Boundary
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 15668
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,Fuel related
Events



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
Owner
Operator VIRGIN ATLANTIC AIRWAYS LIMITED (12400) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
BOEING
Model 747133
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number VIR12
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Other operational incident,Fuel - dumping,Diversion

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