Incident at 49N040W


2005-03-16: The United States Air Force C-17 (RCH227) was on routing NOVEP 48/50 49/40 50/30 at FL330. Approaching 49/40 the pilot reported that there was a problem with one of the hydraulic systems and requested a clearance to return to CYQX. There was no traffic and ATC issued a clearance via 49/50 YQX at FL300. No emergency was declared and the flight continued on to KWRI. Nil TSB


CADORS Number 2005A0175
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-03-16 - 01:20
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Canada, Gander Oceanic, Atlantic Region, 49N040W
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 54331V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Other

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 State
Make  Silhouette image of MCDONNELL DOUGLAS
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number RCH227
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Diversion,Hydraulic problem

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