Incident at SASKATOON / JOHN G. DIEFENBAKER INTL SK (CYXE)

Summary

2003-05-05: ELY 006, a B777, was enroute from Los Angeles to Tel Aviv and near Saskatoon when the crew reported low oil quantity in one engine. They initially indicated that they would divert to Toronto, then advised that Chicago would be their destination. The crew stated that this was not an emergency and no assistance was required. The crew dumped fuel at FL 330 from roughly 100 NM north of Yorkton to Gimli.

Details


CADORS Number 2003C0541
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-05-04 - 14:15
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYXE
Aerodrome Name SASKATOON / JOHN G. DIEFENBAKER INTL SK (CYXE)
Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Vicinity of Saskatoon
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 29007
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other,Fuel related
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration State of Israel
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner EL AL LTD
Operator EL AL ISRAEL AIRLINES LTD. (1143) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
BOEING
Model 777 300 SERIES
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ELY 006
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine oil problem,Diversion,Fuel - dumping

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