Incident at EDMONTON INTL AB (CYEG)

Summary

2003-02-27: Approaching Edmonton on a flight from Anchorage to Minneapolis the crew of NWA 844 informed ATC they had to divert to Edmonton because of a medical emergency involving a passenger with a suspected heart attack. An ambulance was summoned and the aircraft landed safely at 1000Z. There was no impact on operations.

Details


CADORS Number 2003C0260
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-02-27 - 09:40
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYEG
Aerodrome Name EDMONTON INTL AB (CYEG)
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Edmonton
TSB Occurrence Number A03W0038
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 27850
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 States of America
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner WELLS FARGO BANK NORTHWEST NA TRUSTEE
Operator NORTHWEST AIRLINES, INC. (298) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
BOEING
Model 757 236
Year Built 1996
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number NWA844
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Diversion,Medical emergency

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