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


2003-02-03: TSB Update - A03A0008: The Boeing 767-300 C-GGBJ was in descent through FL320 when the aircraft encountered some moderate turbulence. The seat belt sign had just been turned on prior to the turbulence being encountered, however, the galley equipment had not yet been stowed and a bar cart flipped over and injured a flight attendant. There were no other injuries or damage reported. Upon arrival in St. John's, the flight attendant was sent by taxi to the hospital for checkup.
2003-01-27: A Boeing 767 was enroute from Halifax to St. John's. During the decent from FL 370 with seatbelt signs illuminated the aircraft encountered some turbulence. One of the galleys had not been stowed and upset due to the turbulence. A flight attendant was injured as a result and taken to hospital in St. John's upon arrival. TSB - Case Closed - A03A0008 - More to follow.


CADORS Number 2003A0053
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 2003-01-27 - 15:00
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 1
Aerodrome ID CYYT
Aerodrome Name ST. JOHN'S INTL NL (CYYT)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region,
TSB Occurrence Number A03A0008
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories Turbulence encounter

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GGBJ | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator AIR CANADA (5262) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 767 35H
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ACA860
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Descent
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 1
Events Weather - clear air turbulence (CAT)/turbulence

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