Incident at Approximately 180 nm West of YQX


2005-01-04: The American Airlines Boeing 767 was enroute New York to Paris via TUSKY YQX KOBEV 50/050. At 180 miles West of YQX, the pilot declared a medical emergency and requested to land CYQX. Two passengers with heart problems (48 yr old male and 67 yr old female). There was a doctor on board and medical assistance was requested on arrival. Aircraft landed at CYQX at 0554z.


CADORS Number 2005A0007
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-01-03 - 05:10
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Approximately 180 nm West of YQX
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 52498V1
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 AAL120
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Diversion,Medical emergency

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