Incident at HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ)

Summary

2003-01-22: TSB Report - 2003/01/21 - A03A0003: DLH447, a Lufthansa A340 was en route from Denver to Frankfurt when, at 0328 UTC, the crew advised Moncton ACC that they had a passenger medical emergency and were requesting a diversion into Halifax. The crew informed Moncton that they required a fuel dump and a fuel dump was commenced at 0336 UTC south east of Halifax harbour at 17 000 feet. The fuel dump was completed at 0355 UTC and the aircraft landed safely at Halifax at 0414 UTC without further incident.

Details


CADORS Number 2003A0042
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 2003-01-10 - 03:28
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYHZ
Aerodrome Name HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ)
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, 15 NM West of Greenwood NS.
TSB Occurrence Number A03A0003
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories Other,Medical,Fuel related
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Federal Republic of Germany
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner
Operator DEUTSCHE LUFTHANSA AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT (LUFTHANSA GERMAN AIRLINES) (1298) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of AIRBUS
AIRBUS
Model A340 313
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number DLH447
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Diversion,Fuel - dumping,Medical emergency

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