Incident at GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)

Summary

2003-08-18: USA894 an Airbus A330 bound from Philadelphia to Frankfurt declared a medical emergency between St. Anthony and 53N 50W. The aircraft then requested a clearance to Gander. The pilot advised they had an asthmatic infant on board. The airbus landed at 0500Z

Details


CADORS Number 2003A0477
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-08-18 - 04:20
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYQX
Aerodrome Name GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Gander
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 31688
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,Medical
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
Operator US AIRWAYS (1228) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of AIRBUS
AIRBUS
Model A330 322
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number USA894
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Medical emergency,Diversion

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