Incident at GOOSE BAY NL (CYYR)


2005-06-20: USA71 B767-201 enroute from Shannon (EINN) to Philadelphia (KPHL), shortly after passing 50W the pilot reported a male passenger in his late fifties with heart problems (doctor on board) and requested to divert to Goose Bay (CYYR) and have an ambulance meet the flight. The aircraft was cleared as requested direct CYYR and landed at 1545Z without further incident. Nil TSB


CADORS Number 2005A0392
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-06-18 - 15:00
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYYR
Aerodrome Name GOOSE BAY NL (CYYR)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, 10 Minutes West of 56N050W
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 57213-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 US AIRWAYS (1228) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 767 209
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo jet
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number USA71
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Medical emergency,Diversion

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