2003-12-16: At 1458Z AAL65 a westbound Boeing 767 en-route to Kennedy advised of a medical emergency due to a 9 yr old with seizures. There was a doctor attending on board. The aircraft requested to divert to Gander from position 53N 40W. There was nil traffic and a clearance was issued direct to Gander. The aircraft landed in gander at 1631Z.
2003-12-16: NULL


CADORS Number 2003A0752
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-12-15 - 14:58
Day or Night? Day-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
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 34209
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 AMERICAN AIRLINES (420) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 767 333
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number AAL65
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Diversion,Medical emergency

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