Incident at 4410N 40W


2003-05-09: A Lockheed C130 RCH875Y was enroute from Lajes (Terceira I. Azores) Portugal to St. John's at Flight Level 170. After passing 4410N 40W at 1345Z the aircraft reported descending to FL130 with #1 engine shutdown and declaring an emergency. The flight was re-cleared direct to St. John's via Gander IFFS. The aircraft landed St. John's at 1645Z without further incident.


CADORS Number 2003A0257
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-05-08 - 13:45
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Canada, Gander Oceanic, Atlantic Region, 4410N 40W
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 29080
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-130 (HERCULES)
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number RCH875Y
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine - malfunction,Declared emergency/priority,Engine shut down

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