Incident at TUSKY Intersection


2003-06-16: Kuwait Air (KAC)102 a B777 from Kennedy airport to Heathrow, at a position 170 nautical miles west of Halifax requested a return to New York due to a missing passenger. The aircraft was re-cleared and left Canadian airspace 5 minutes later.


CADORS Number 2003A0323
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-06-15 - 03:10
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, TUSKY Intersection
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 29929
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Security related,Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration State of Kuwait
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator KUWAIT AIRWAYS CORP. (5739) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 777 200 SERIES
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number KAC102
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Diversion,Security acts

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