Incident at GOOSE BAY NL (CYYR)


2005-07-05: ACA882 Boeing 767-200 enroute from Toronto (CYYZ) to Paris (LFPG)) advised of electrical burning smell in the cockpit, declared an emergency and requested to divert to Goose Bay (CYYR). Aircraft was cleared direct Goose bay. Nil traffic. Nil fuel dump required. Aircraft did a straight in approach for Runway 08 but because of high approach speed and surface winds circled for Runway 26. Aircraft landed at 0529Z. After landing pilot reported that smell had dissipated and aircraft taxied to ramp. CYYR SP 0520 26010KTS 15SM FEW082 BKN170 OVC190 24/12 2974 RMK AC2 AC5 AC2 /BLUE/ TSB Evaluating.


CADORS Number 2005A0437
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-07-05 - 05:13
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYYR
Aerodrome Name GOOSE BAY NL (CYYR)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Approximately 100 nautical miles Northwest of Goose Bay
TSB Occurrence Number A05A0076
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 57856-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,Fire/smoke (non-impact)

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FVNM | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator AIR CANADA (5262) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 767 209
Year Built 1982
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Model JT9D-7R4D
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Declared emergency/priority,Smoke/fumes - aircraft,Diversion

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