Incident at GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)

Summary

2003-02-10: The Airbus 320 was enroute Vancouver to Frankfurt FL350 when Moderate Turbulence was encountered in the Gander Oceanic area which resulted in an Atlitude Deviation of 1500 feet. Nil Traffic. Deviation Report filed with Authorities. TSB Case Closed. TSB File Number A03A0016
2003-02-20: TSB Update - 2003/02/11 - A03A0016: The Lufthansa Airbus A340, which was enroute from Vancouver to Frankfurt at FL 350 encountered moderate turbulence at position 61N 43W. The crew reported an altitude deviation of 1500 feet (up to FL 365). There was no other pertinent traffic.
2003-02-12: NULL

Details


CADORS Number 2003A0081
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-02-08 - 06:14
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYQX
Aerodrome Name GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Gander Oceanic
TSB Occurrence Number A03A0016
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 27462
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Turbulence encounter,Other
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  Silhouette image of A320 211
A320 211
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number DLH493
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Weather - other,Weather - clear air turbulence (CAT)/turbulence

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