Incident at Gander Oceanic (ATS operating irregularity)


2005-05-11: While en route from BGSF Kangerlussuaq to Scenectady KSCH Sondrestrom FIC passed estimate on westbound aircraft routed BGSF MA 60/60 YKL requesting FL180. At this altitude the next FIR along the aircraft's route of flight is Gander Oceanic. Gander was unable to accept the flight at FL180, so asked Sondrestrom to request if the flight was able FL200. Sondrestrom indicated the flight was able FL200. Gander issued clearance to the flight at FL200. In doing so, the aircraft proceeded from Sondrestrom FIC's area to Reykjavik's control area vertically by passing FL19.5 without any coordination with Reykjavik. TSB Case Closed .


CADORS Number 2005A0300
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-05-07 - 11:16
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Gander Oceanic, Atlantic Region, Gander Oceanic
TSB Occurrence Number A05A0057
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 55853-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories ATM/CNS
Events ATS operating irregularity

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