Incident at Gander FIR


2005-05-16: NWA 50 an AirBus A330 enroute from Detroit ( KDTW ) to Paris Charles De Gaulle (LFPG) . At time 0556 position 5950N03224W aircraft declared a medical emergency and requested to divert to Keflavik (BIKF) . ATC cleared the aircraft to BIKF . Nil TSB.


CADORS Number 2005A0306
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-05-15 - 05:56
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Gander FIR
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 55982-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,Medical

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 NORTHWEST AIRLINES, INC. (298) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of AIRBUS
Model A330 243
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number NWA50
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Medical emergency,Diversion

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