Incident at Gander ACC


2003-11-13: NWA50, a DC10 from Detroit to Charles de Gaulle in the vicinity of COLOR intersection, declared a medical emergency, requested and was cleared direct to Boston. This was due to a female passenger with internal bleeding. The aircraft Gander FIR at 1630Z.


CADORS Number 2003A0683
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-11-13 - 05:52
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Gander Oceanic, Atlantic Region, Gander ACC
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 33617
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,Medical

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
Operator NORTHWEST AIRLINES, INC. (298) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DOUGLAS
Model DC10
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number NWA50
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Medical emergency,Diversion

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