Incident at Gander's Airspace


2005-03-07: Enroute from London Heathrow to Mexico City Flight declared a medical emergency while in Gander's airspace and was planning on diverting to Memphis Tenn. The flight changed that decision and is now continued on to Mexcico City . There were two doctors on board and no assistance was required. Nil TSB .


CADORS Number 2005A0150
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-03-04 - 20:08
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Gander's Airspace
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 54079
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Medical

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
Operator BRITISH AIRWAYS (5430) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 747 433
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo jet
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number BAW243
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Medical emergency

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