Incident at GANDER INTL NL (CYQX) (ATM - other)


2005-02-08: TSB Update A05A0016: The Gander GAATS computer system failed from 0443 UTC until 0518 UTC. Oceanic control was unable to respond to requests, position reports or issue oceanic clearances for approximately 45 minutes. The system restored without the automated link with IFSS. Coordination between ATC and IFSS was manual, resulting in increased workload. Nav Canada will report the cause of the failure to the TSB.
2005-02-07: GAATS computer system failed at 0443 utc and was not restored until 0518 utc. Oceanic control unable to respond to request, position reports or issue Oceanic clearances for approx 45 minutes. No emergency situations occured. System restored without automated link with IFSS. Co-ordination between ATC and IFSS manual. This resulted in increased workload with minimal impact on the users. TSB Evaluating .


CADORS Number 2005A0100
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-02-06 - 04:43
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYQX
Aerodrome Name GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Gander ACC
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 53392-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories ATM/CNS
Events ATM - other

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