Incident at GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)

Summary

2001-10-03: RCH309Y C17 enroute Torrejon to Dover Airforce Base routing 47/40 at 2052Z AND 47/50 AT 2213Z, declared and an emergency due to smoke in the cockpit. Aircraft given priority and landed in Gander at 2244Z without further incident. Nil TSB

Details


CADORS Number 2001A0626
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2001-10-02 - 21:27
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYQX
Aerodrome Name GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Gander Oceanic
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 18050
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,Fire/smoke (non-impact)
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
Operator State
Make  Silhouette image of MCDONNELL DOUGLAS
MCDONNELL DOUGLAS
Model C-17 GLOBEMASTER II
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number RCH309Y
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Smoke/fumes - aircraft,Declared emergency/priority

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