Incident at ST. JOHN'S INTL NL (CYYT)


2001-08-01: Private citizen reported to 911 in St. John's, NF that he had seen a piece of debris fall from a high level aircraft. The debris was described as large, coloured white on one side, dark on the other. Report also described the general area where debris may have fallen. Royal NF Constabulary investigating. Only traffic in the immdiate area was COA18, Grey and White in colour. Pilot advised and decided to hold east of St. John's at FL390 until company later decided to divert the aircraft back to Newark. Pilot advised that all operations appeared normal and no indication of a problem. SAR advised. Nil TSB


CADORS Number 2001A0471
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2001-07-31 - 16:40
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID CYYT
Aerodrome Name ST. JOHN'S INTL NL (CYYT)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region,
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 16787
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Other

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
Operator CONTINENTAL AIRLINES (4881) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 767 209
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number COA18
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Diversion,Part or pieces separate from an aircraft

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