Incident at GOOSE BAY NL (CYYR)


2003-02-24: A C5 Galaxy en route from Rota Naval Base to Fairfield AFB declared an emergency at Prawn Intersection due to shutdown of it's #3 engine. The aircraft requested and was cleared direct to Dover AFB. No assistance was required.


CADORS Number 2003A0127
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-02-22 - 19:20
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID CYYR
Aerodrome Name GOOSE BAY NL (CYYR)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, PRAWN Int
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 27762
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other

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 USAF
Operator State
Make  Silhouette image of LOCKHEED
Model C-5 (GALAXY)
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number RCHZ9
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Declared emergency/priority,Diversion,Engine shut down

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