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


2003-05-20: An Airbus A330-200 TCX473L, which was enroute from Orlando to Manchester at 0407Z, with an approximate position of 4640N 42W, declared a medical emergency and requested a clearance to divert to Gander with a sick passenger. The aircraft was cleared as requested. At 0455Z the aircraft was in VHF contact with Gander ACC and requested to divert to St. John's. The aircraft was then cleared as requested and landed in St. John's without further incident at 0519Z.


CADORS Number 2003A0270
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-05-18 - 04:07
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYYT
Aerodrome Name ST. JOHN'S INTL NL (CYYT)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, 4640N 42W
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 29259
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,Medical

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator THOMAS COOK AIRLINES U.K. LIMITED (12565) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of AIRBUS
Model A330 243
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number TCX473L
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Medical emergency,Diversion

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