Incident at GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)

Summary

2003-12-11: VIR 1, B-747-400, enroute Heathrow (EGLL) to Newark (KEWR) declared a medical emergency at position 53N 50W, a 64 year old male suffered a heart attack, Aircraft requested diversion to Gander and landed at 0242. Nil TSB

Details


CADORS Number 2003A0740
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-12-10 - 02:05
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYQX
Aerodrome Name GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Gander High Domestic abeam HECKK
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 34140
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,Medical
Events



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
Owner
Operator VIRGIN ATLANTIC AIRWAYS LIMITED (12400) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
BOEING
Model 747 433
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number VIR 1
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Diversion,Medical emergency

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