Incident at 40 East of NANSO


2003-05-27: TSB Update:A03A0055: DAL140, a Delta Airlines Boeing 767-300, was en route from New York to Brussels when, at 50 nm east of the NANSO intersection, the flight crew declared an emergency due to fumes in the cockpit. The crew then requested and received a clearance direct to St. John's, NL. The aircraft landed safely at St. John's without further incident at 0249 UTC. Maintenance inspection revealed that one of the two ventilation fans in the forward cargo bay had overheated. The fan was isolated in accordance with the operator's maintenance carry over procedures and the aircraft has since been returned to service.
2003-05-21: A Boeing 767 Delta140 was enroute from Kennedy to Brussels. At 0205Z the aircraft was 50 Nautical Miles east of NANSO intersection when the pilot Declared an Emergency due to Fumes in the cockpit. The aircraft requested and was cleared direct to St. John's and landed at 0249Z. After landing investigation revealed an overheated Cooling fan in one of the Cargo holds. TSB - Case Closed - A03A0055 - More to Follow.


CADORS Number 2003A0272
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-05-21 - 02:05
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Gander Oceanic, Atlantic Region, 40 East of NANSO
TSB Occurrence Number A03A0055
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 29318
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,Fire/smoke (non-impact)

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
Operator DELTA AIR LINES, INC. (624) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 707
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number DAL140
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Minor
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Diversion,Declared emergency/priority,Smoke/fumes - aircraft

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