Incident at Gander Domestic Flight Information Region

Summary

2003-08-11: RCH420, C5 (Galaxy) was eastbound, approximately 4530N 54W, at FL290. Requested a diversion to KDOV due to a hydraulic problem. The Galaxy was cleared as requested, pilot did not declare an emergency and did not require further assistance. Exited Gander Domestic FIR at 0330Z. Details were forwarded to Halifax RCC.

Details


CADORS Number 2003A0452
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-08-11 - 02:50
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Gander Domestic Flight Information Region
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 31484
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Other
Events



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 UNITED STATES AIR FORCE OF NATIONAL DEFENSE
Operator State
Make  Silhouette image of LOCKHEED
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 RCH420
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Diversion,Hydraulic problem

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