Incident at GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)

Summary

2003-12-01: An American Airlines Boeing 777 from Fort Worth to Frankfurt at position 90 NM North of Gander declared an Emergency at 0115Z and requested to divert to Gander with a sick Passenger. The aircraft was cleared as requested, and after dumping fuel, landed without further incident in Gander at 0135Z.

Details


CADORS Number 2003A0721
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-12-01 - 01:15
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 Intl
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 33970
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,Medical,Fuel related
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 AMERICAN AIRLINES INC.
Operator AMERICAN AIRLINES, INC. (5412) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
BOEING
Model 777 200 SERIES
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number AAL70
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Declared emergency/priority,Diversion,Fuel - dumping,Medical emergency

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