Incident at 44 North 50 West Gander Oceanic (ATS operating irregularity)


2005-03-18: A British Airways Boeing 747 enroute from Mexico City to London Heathrow with Eastbound Aircraft routing 44/50 47/40 49/30 52/20 LIMRI DOLIP. New York did not pass estimate to Gander ACC. Aircraft progressed 44/50 at 0845z. Position report was seen by Gander. Gander Planner queried New York Ocean Controller about the flight. New York controller admitted to dropping estimate. Information on the flight was then coordinated. No traffic. Gander Planner routinely coordinated flight level and routing with Shanwick. As per routine operations for that time of NAT track transition, aircraft was rerouted south of the incoming westbound track structure. 44/50 47/40 49/30 49/20 BEDRA GUNSO. Nil TSB.


CADORS Number 2005A0178
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-03-17 - 08:45
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, 44 North 50 West Gander Oceanic
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 54360-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories ATM/CNS
Events ATS operating irregularity

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