Incident at EDMONTON INTL AB (CYEG)

Summary

2003-01-15: VIR 23, an A340 enroute from London to Los Angeles, was in Winnipeg ACC's airspace, approaching Edmonton ACC airspace, when the crew reported a medical emergency at 2245Z and requested clearance to Edmonton. A clearance was issued, the aircraft dumped fuel in the vicinity of Cold Lake then arrived at Edmonton International at 2340Z.

Details


CADORS Number 2003C0056
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-01-14 - 22:45
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYEG
Aerodrome Name EDMONTON INTL AB (CYEG)
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, 150 NM NE of Edmonton
TSB Occurrence Number A03W0008
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 27030
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 Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner
Operator VIRGIN ATLANTIC AIRWAYS LIMITED (12400) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of AIRBUS
AIRBUS
Model A340 313
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number VIR 23
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Diversion,Medical emergency,Fuel - dumping

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