Incident at Gander Center


2003-09-08: BAW1, a Concord from Heathrow to Kennedy at 2017Z in the vicinity of 4916N 40W (Gander Oceanic) reported an engine shutdown and was declaring an emergency. The aircraft requested and received a clearance to FL310 and a diversion to Bangor.
2003-09-09: TSB Update - 2003-09-08 - A03A0106: The British Airways Concorde aircraft, G-BOAG, was en route from London to New York. At 2017 UTC, the crew advised Gander ACC that they had an engine (Olympus 593 Mk 610-14-28) shutdown and that they were declaring an emergency. The crew then requested and received clearance for a descent to FL310 and a diversion to Bangor. The aircraft exited Gander domestic FIR at 2130 UTC without further incident.


CADORS Number 2003A0521
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-09-05 - 20:17
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Gander Oceanic, Atlantic Region, Gander Center
TSB Occurrence Number A03A0106
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 32164
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other

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 BRITISH AIRWAYS (5430) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BRITISH AEROSPACE
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo jet
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number BAW1
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine shut down,Diversion,Declared emergency/priority,Engine failure

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