Incident at HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ)

Summary

2005-07-18: Virgin (VIR) 17, Airbus A340 enroute from London Heathrow (EGLL) to Newark (KEWR) diverted to Halifax (CYHZ) due to a medical emergency (anaphylactic shock). Ambulance requested. Aircraft landed at 0134Z. Nil TSB.

Details


CADORS Number 2005A0478
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2005-07-18 - 01:10
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYHZ
Aerodrome Name HALIFAX / STANFIELD INTL NS (CYHZ)
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region,
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 58398-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,Medical
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner
Operator VIRGIN ATLANTIC AIRWAYS LIMITED (12400) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of AIRBUS
AIRBUS
Model A340 313
Year Built
Engine Type Turbo fan
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number VIR17
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Medical emergency,Diversion

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