Incident at HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ)

Summary

2003-11-25: Air Canada Flight7050 was 50 NM north of Grindstone en-route from Dorval to Shannon when the aircraft declared emergency. The aircraft reported a cracked windshield and requested a diversion to Halifax. ACA7050 landed safely in Halifax at 0640Z. TSB Case Closed - More to Follow
2003-11-28: TSB Update - A03A0125: The Boeing 767 aircraft was on a ferry flight from Montreal to Shannon, Ireland and was at a position 50 NM north of Grindstone, Quebec at FL390 when the crew declared an emergency due to a cracked windshield and requested clearance for a diversion to Halifax. Moncton ACC cleared the aircraft direct to Halifax and the aircraft landed without further incident 45 minutes later.

Details


CADORS Number 2003A0711
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-11-25 - 05:55
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYHZ
Aerodrome Name HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ)
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Halifax
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 33869
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GHML | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner AIR CANADA
Operator AIR CANADA (1466) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
BOEING
Model 767 3Y0
Year Built 1991
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make PRATT & WHITNEY
Engine Model PW4060
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ACA7050
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Windshield/window (aircraft),Diversion,Declared emergency/priority

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