Incident at GOOSE BAY NL (CYYR)


2001-11-05: UAL, Flight 952, at position 80nm South of CYYR declared a medical emergency. Medical problem with an elderly male with a tracheotomy suffering with a buildup of fluid in lungs. Doctor on board attended to patient and requested that an ambulance meet the flight. Aircraft landed with no problems. Nil TSB.


CADORS Number 2001A0681
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2001-11-05 - 05:45
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYYR
Aerodrome Name GOOSE BAY NL (CYYR)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, 80 nm south of YYR
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 18567
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,Medical

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
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 767 333
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number UAL 952
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Diversion,Medical emergency

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