2005-03-08: Update TSB : Maintenance in Gander identified the problem as a shorted-out TCAS unit.
2005-03-07: American Airlines Boeing 767 enroute from New York JFK to Paris LFPG at 0605Z Aircraft at appx 48N043W reported smoke in cockpit and declared an emergency and requested clearance direct CYQX. Aircraft descended to FL300 and cleared present position direct CYQX. No traffic. Aircraft requested CFR standing by upon arrival. Aircraft landed safely at 0715Z. TSB Case Closed.


CADORS Number 2005A0152
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-03-06 - 06:05
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, 48N043W
TSB Occurrence Number A05A0029
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 54105-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,Fire/smoke (non-impact)

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 707
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number AAL 120
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Smoke/fumes - aircraft,Diversion

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