Incident at Abeam Halifax Nova Scotia


2003-09-23: An Airbus A330 Kestrel flight MYT011, enroute from London to Kingston Jamaica reported a passenger medical emergency (a severe asthma attack)at 1430z and requested clearance to divert to Bangor Maine. The aircraft dumped fuel at 10,000 feet 40 miles southwest of Saint John NB. Aircraft exited Canadian airspace at 1445Z.


CADORS Number 2003A0555
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-09-22 - 14:30
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Abeam Halifax Nova Scotia
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 32542
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,Medical

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of AIRBUS
Model A330 243
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number MYT011
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Medical emergency,Diversion

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